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One of the worst decisions of my life which I will regret till the day I die! A well-intended (lawyer) friend recommended Raffaele for my divorce and instead of interviewing some of his former clients I stupidly hired him flat out. Perhaps it was the â€œSuper Lawyerâ€ awards that hooked me. In any case the entire process became a war of attrition with me losing my shirt. Thatâ€™s how he works. To add insult to injury, Raffaele becomes aggressive, sour, and occasionally downright nasty. As it turns out this is a common theme. If this were an employee I would have fired him. Should have dropped him I suppose but I thought it would be too costly to start over with another lawyer. In the end I realized that I lost twice as much in the Settlement as I would have spent for a new lawyer.
Save yourself the hassle and hire someone less expensive and more respectful/responsible. But if you decide to go with Raffaele you should be prepared for a long horrible process in which you will not be heard.
Mr. Raffael completely ignored facts in my divorce case and gave a very biased decision in favor of my (ex) husband. On some points he had to jump through hoops to ignore the divorce code of Pa. For instance, he gave (me) a disabled house-wife with no earning capacity whatsoever both Mortgages totalling $4,000. per month-( in spite of my asking that the house be sold and split ), and inadequate child-support and alimony ($1100. per month) with which to pay them. Lucky for my multi-millionaire ex-husband, huh?