Why represent yourself? Why do it yourself? There are some very good reasons, including …
- Attorneys, as with any trained professional, are expensive, and you do not want to pay, or do not have the money to pay for an attorney,
- And you have heard terrible things about how lawyers can make a simple case horribly complex and mess everything up,
- Or perhaps you simply want to have control over your entire situation.
But there are also some significant problems, which are discussed below.