Divorce Lawyer vs Family Law Attorney

2021-05-17T15:53:58+00:00

Divorce Lawyer or Family Law Attorney, What’s the Difference? While these terms are often used interchangeably, divorce is actually a subset of family law. A divorce lawyer is a family law lawyer who does divorce. Most attorneys who practice family law handle divorce and divorce is usually the primary or main subset of work that a family law attorney does. However, a family law attorney usually does more than divorce. Family Law encompasses divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support, paternity (establishing the legal father/child relationship), adoption, guardianship, orders of protection and other things. Divorce Lawyer vs [...]