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Vanessa and those who work with her are amazing. They took great care to explain what was going on and what was coming next. I never had to worry about the process or wonder what was happening. Vanessa really communicated clearly and regularly.
I retained Vanessa Gorden for a complicated and emotionally difficult family law case. She was thorough, organized and well studied from start to finish. Vanessa is seriously respected by those involved in the courts and the legal system.
Vanessa was my lawyer for a child custody case. Because of misconduct on the mother, I had the chance to get both physical and legal custody. I am not in Nebraska so I had to have a lawyer there to handle the case. I searched around several places on the net ( including AVVO ) to find a lawyer that handled family law. I also could not afford to post a large retainer as some of the lawyers require. I contacted Vanessa and she agreed to handle the case.
The old adage "you get what you pay for" does not apply here. Vanessa's expertise, knowledge and her abilities in court were worth much more than she charges. Seeing the difference between Vanessa and some of the other lawyers in action really emphasized the difference.
Hopefully I will no longer need a family lawyer in Nebraska again, but if I do, I would consider another attorney ONLY if Vanessa is not available.
Working with Vanessa was a great experience! She is extremely knowledgeable and professional. She is also organized and followed through with all of her commitments for my case. For me, that was a HUGE positive. I have worked with other lawyers who were not as dedicated and organize and they proved to be bad experiences. I would definitely work with Vanessa again!
I was very impressed with Vanessas level of professionalism and I was happy with the level of respect and compassion concerning my case.
Great choice. Efficient, responsive, timely and knowledgable. Hope to never need to hire again but would choose her in a heartbeat!
I felt completely hopeless before I met Vanessa. I have had plenty of lawyers for my daughter custody and child support. She really listened to me and helped me win my case. The past I never knew what all the laws and regulations. She explained them and helped me fight for what we were entitled to. She has been my lawyer for three years and always is available when I need her services!
I have hired Vanessa three times, in a period of 3 years, for child custody, child support and contempt for the same child. While her father went through different lawyers, I knew I had the most dedicated and knowledgeable attorney already on my team. My custody cases were drawn out and complicated by my ex but Vanessa was always two steps ahead of him. In all my cases, custody and child support, I won exactly what I wanted by a long shot that was also in my child's best interest. I am not wealthy by any means and Vanessa always worked with me on payments that were doable for me. I'm sure my ex will eventually think he can come back to court for nonsense and Vanessa will be the first phone call I make.
Vanessa Gorden is an outstanding lawyer and I really enjoyed working with her. She made things easy to understand and set a reasonable timetable on what to expect. She was professional and helped me to reach a fair deal in regards to custody and child support with my ex spouse. I have already referred her to two other people and will be the first name I give when anyone needs legal advice. Any questions I had were answered quickly and she utilizes e-mail for faster and cheaper responses. Anyone who needs a guide through the tumultuous ordeal of divorce should look no further.
If I ever had any questions, they were answered in a prompt manner and if she didn't know she made sure she found out. She spent much time and energy in my case and was so very helpful. She used any documentation I had supplied in court and was very organized.