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I was referred to Valerie Duane-Dray by a colleague. After an initial consultation I hired her to represent me throughout the divorce process. My most concern was custody of my children, throughout this process I fought for 50/50 time sharing. Valerie believed in me, prepared me well for trial, and fought for me with an end result of 50/50 equal time sharing. She did a superb job with my case. She was very detailed and organized in her preparation for my case. Throughout the process she tried to resolve my case through mediation and with opposing attorney because of financial costs. After 2 mediations nothing was resolved so trial was the only option. During trial she was well prepared, very professional and stood her ground. She was not intimidated by opposing attorney and his tactics. She discredited opposing witnesses and challenged them on specific points that helped me. In the end I ended up with alimony, child support, 50/50 time sharing, etc. Equal time sharing was most importance during these divorce proceedings and she was able to achieve it. Words cannot explain my gratitude towards her. In my opinion she went beyond my expectations and I thank her for that. I have been able to continue and improve my close relationship with my son and daughters because of her. Again, words cannot express my gratitude. From day one Valerie has been concerned about my distresses and finances. She listens and puts your interests first. I highly recommend Valerie Duane-Dray to represent anyone going through any divorce proceedings.