Some folks are lucky enough to have a simple divorce and decide to handle it themselves. But, even if you're one of the lucky ones, you may find you still need help drafting your final decree, parenting plan, or a complicated exhibit.
Limited scope representation can also be helpful if you're trying to keep costs down, as you'll take care of everything except for the one important legal task you hire the attorney to complete.
Let me offer a word of caution about limited scope representation. It's really easy for limited scope
representation to become full scope, standard represention. This happens for a variety of reasons, but when it does it's necessary for you and the attorney to renegotiate your agreement.