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Guardian Ad Litem or Attorney for the Minor Child – What is the Difference? – Men’s Divorce Podcast

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About This Episode

Cordell & Cordell Executive/Managing Partner, CEO Scott Trout and Hartford divorce attorney Alix Ritter talk about the different roles that Guardian ad Litems and Attorney ad Litems can play in divorce and child custody proceedings.

While both play roles in looking out for the best interest of the children in a divorce case, GALs serve as in an investigator/evaluator role while AALs are appointed as legal counsel for the children’s best interest. Listen to learn more about the differences between each and how you can effectively work with them to help your case.

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Cordell & Cordell was co-founded in 1990 by Joseph E. Cordell and his wife, Yvonne, as a general practice firm with a focus on men’s divorce and family law.

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