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Why Use a Visiting Judge (aka a Private Judge) for Ohio Dissolution Hearings?

Columbus dissolution lawyers, Columbus dissolution lawyer, lawyers dissolution, lawyer dissolution, ohio dissolution attorney, ohio dissolution attorneysVirginia Cornwell is a Columbus Ohio Dissolution Lawyer.

At the Law Offices of Virginia C. Cornwell, whenever possible, we use a private judge or a visiting judge for a dissolution hearing.   A visiting judge, more often called a private judge, is appointed to the case of at the request of the dissolution lawyer.

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Columbus Ohio Dissolution Lawyer, Ohio Dissolution Lawyer, Columbus Ohio Dissolution Lawyers, Ohio Dissolution LawyersA close second to the cost savings for the client is the convenience to both the client and the dissolution lawyer of having the hearing in the dissolution lawyer‘s office.  At the courthouse, you will have to deal with parking hassles, and your case will be on the docket at the same time as several other cases, resulting in an expensive wait for you and your dissolution lawyer.  With a private judge, the judge comes to your ohio dissolution lawyer‘s office at the agreed upon time,  you have a short (about 5 minutes) hearing, and the judge leaves.  Your ohio dissolution attorney files the paperwork with the court and the paperwork gets file-stamped.  BAM!  You’re divorced.  It is hard to dispute the benefit of having the hearing in the dissolution lawyer‘s office as opposed to the courthouse.

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DISSOLUTION LAWYER, OHIO DISSOLUTION ATTORNEY, COLUMBUS OHIO DISSOLUTION ATTORNEY, COLUMBUS OHIO DISSOLUTION LAWYER, COLUMBUS DISSOLUTION LAWYERNeed some help? We would be happy to schedule a consultation with you.  Please give us a call, and one of our Columbus Ohio Dissolution Lawyers will meet with you to discuss your case.

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Virginia Cornwell is an Ohio State Bar Association Certified Family Relations Specialist.

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