Why do I need a CFDS when I already have a lawyer?

You benefit from the skills of a CFDS that are focused on the financial aspects of separation and divorce while the lawyers are trained in legal aspects providing a very different function for separating and divorcing clients. Ideally, a team of a CFDS, Family Professional or Coach and Lawyer are used to achieve the best result for all members of the family.

Would it cost more by using a lawyer and a CFDS?

The faster you understand the financial status and all the consequences of choices being considered, the less it will cost in legal bills.

It is vital to be prepared for the impact of all choices to protect against financial ruin.

Will a CFDS do the complete divorce without a lawyer?

The faster you understand the financial status and all the consequences of choices being considered, the less it will cost in legal bills.

It is vital to be prepared for the impact of all choices to protect against financial ruin.

Will using a CFDS mean getting a bigger settlement or more support?

No, a CFDS provides information and specialized reports to give you the tools to make better choices from your options that could result in a more satisfactory settlement for everyone involved.