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Court articulates factors to award attorneys’ fees (access required)

Where the divorcing parties each seek attorneys’ fees from the other, the court provides the guidelines and considerations it uses to determine whether to shift attorneys’ fees and whether a fee request is reasonable. Discussion “[T]here is little authority to guide trial courts in exercising their extremely broad discretion in this area.” As a starting point, the legislature ...