2019: The Growing Demand For Family Lawyers

2019: The Growing Demand for Family Lawyers

Family Law encompasses many aspects, including adoptions, divorce, child custody, and many others. Thomas Anderson of Conservative Daily News reports a conducted survey that says the family suites and family lawyers are the ones most in demand”, of many different kinds of lawyers and law firms.

According to this study, most cases that rise every day are related to family courts. We are now in the 2019 year, and this trend is unlikely to change any time soon. To go deeper into the specifics, in reference to another study referenced in the same article (this study being from 2016), three out of every four marriages end in divorce.

We wouldn’t call the demand for divorce lawyers as popular, since that implies a positive trend. But we would say that family lawyers are in increasing demand. This type of lawyer covers a broader range of cases, since family disputes can involve a number of factors. No matter what the case is, each one needs to be taken on an individual basis and with extreme care. Chances are that the person seeking out a family lawyer is in some sort of trouble or dilemma and needs care, understanding, and immediate help.

Taylor Fontenot, a family man himself, is an accomplished family lawyer at Southern Oaks Law Firm. Especially during your stressful and challenging situation, Taylor understands the need to listen and empathize, while providing practical legal advice and high quality representation. Southern Oaks offers a variety of family law services including divorcecustodychild support, and partition of community property. We are located in Lafayette, Louisiana and serve all of Acadiana.