Posted this question and asked to provide more information. Deals with Spousal Support, lawyer being unprepared, missed deadlines, and costing me $25,000 in legal fees. Support went from $1200 after 2 ½ years to $200. It should have been closer to $500. I have lost thousands over the years.
Lawyer was aware Ex’s I/E was wrong, had 6 weeks to obtain correct I/E, allowed Judge to use incorrect I/E, and never informed Judge of errors. Judge thought Ex had a $411 surplus when it was almost $1200. Prior to Hearing Ex offered $515 for 4 years and my lawyer said she found their email in her junk mail and the offer is ridiculous. I took her advice in her email. Should have discussed it with me first and countered. There were so many other errors by this lawyer, for example, our witness did not appear because she subpoenaed a building rather than a person, forgot to put on the docket to be heard my increase in support, which the Judge allowed to be heard, and had only 4 irrelevant questions for my Ex while on the stand.
We do not know what you are doing to find attorneys, so it’s tough to advise you except to say if you are meeting with lawyers and they are refusing to take your case, you likely don’t have a case that is viable in court.
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