You get a bang for your buck, pure and simple. a solid education and understanding of what the law provides in your situation, what goals are realistic and achievable, and your options for going forward.
Information is power. When you depart, you will have a lot of new information, ideas to consider, and the feeling that you really can exercise your rights, that you’ve the power to achieve your realistic goals.
He shall explain how the facts of your situation are covered in the law, and what your rights are. He talks about the various ways that you may obtain good Orders and how to protect your rights. He will talk about the advantages of a negotiated settlement or the need to let the Judge or Magistrate decide. And he will provide you with a cost-benefit analysis of your various options, as well as the different ways you may utilize an attorney in the future.
Roy does not like modern “hard sales” techniques, no matter whether in purchasing a car or hiring an attorney, so that will not happen. Rather, he is focused on your understanding of how the relevant laws apply to your unique situation, so that you can understand how to achieve your goals; these three elements, your situation, the laws and your goals, will show you the best ways to proceed.
While doing all of this, he shall talk with you in terms that non-lawyer daily use and understand. He will seek to empower you to make good decisions for yourself and for your children. First and foremost, he is an educator and seeks to communicate with you, so that you leave his office full of new information and ideas and ways to proceed.