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  • Writer's pictureJerrika Walker

Benefits of Hiring A Female Divorce Attorney

Updated: Sep 28, 2021

Family law is a sensitive and emotional subject, especially when working with children and ending marriages. Females often have great understanding and know-how of how to navigate sensitive situations, which can be helpful during heated situations, especially during divorce. Feminine social competence allows female attorneys to sympathetically understand their client’s given circumstances. Here are just some of the benefits of hiring a #femaledivorceattorney.

Females Have A Large Impact on Family Law Cases

Females now make up about 40% of all attorneys throughout the US. Women have had a large impact on family law cases, as females are typically more versed to handle sensitive topics. Family law typically includes families being broken apart, and children needing to have separate lives with each parent. More often than not, male attorneys bring in a female attorney or a coworker to deal with children in these types of cases. Female divorce attorneys don’t have this problem.

Calm Under Pressure

Women have a calm and empathetic demeanor with children and newly broken up couples. Male attorneys typically don’t want to tolerate crying, or children issues when dealing with #divorce. Females can be much more empathetic and can help ease some tension during the divorce process.

Better Listeners

When dealing with sensitive issues such as divorce, often times some people just want somebody to talk to. Female attorneys can be great listeners, which can lead to having your lawyer build a stronger case for you.

Can Put Out the Fires

Women tend to put out the fire often lit up by a spouse. Female divorce attorneys have a higher percentage rate of settlements outside of court, meaning your divorce wouldn’t need to go to trial or have a costly and drawn out divorce process.

Feminine Social Competence

Women typically understand other women. The reason why many marriages end in divorce is because the two just can’t communicate well. Female divorce attorneys are versed in helping their male counterparts in understanding the issues at hand.

Women Can Be More Empathetic Towards Children

Women are nurturers and when it comes to children, they can be more empathetic in a divorce situation. Children are usually the most emotionally impacted by a divorce, as they feel like their life is about to change in a big way. Females tend to be able to calm down children and ease their mind, and possibly help them understand what is going on in their life and how they can help themselves.

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