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Category: Family Law
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Experience:  Senior Partner at Berkson Wallace
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Since August 2018. I have been using a solicitor. My a

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Hello. Since August 2018. I have been using a solicitor . My a strange husband is divorce me. I have paid so far £1200 i am on benefits. My solicitor as now told me that she as to many clients and she as passed me on to her college. Now on Monday i have to sit with her for a few hours to go all over it again. Plus i will have to pay. I am not happy at all
JA: What steps have you taken? Have you filed any papers in family court?
Customer: Yes 11th may 2020
JA: Family Court normally sits in a local County and Magistrates' Court. Do you know the location of the court? If not, what county do you live in?
Customer: I live in the uk. The court id Dudley Magistrates court
JA: Anything else you want the Lawyer to know before I connect you?
Customer: Yes i have been sofa surfing around family and friends and my solicitor knows this. Plus i am no further forward since the day i walked into this solicitors
Submitted: 6 days ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Mina Counsel replied 6 days ago.

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Expert:  Mina Counsel replied 6 days ago.

Did they specify what the £1200 was for? Have you received a bill?