Divorce. Criminal Defense. Civil Disputes. Each of these may be considered a separate area of the law. And while each certainly have different elements and may require different approaches, the skills needed to practice in these areas have tremendous overlap. And these issues themselves often overlap as well. Facing a criminal charge that is being used as a tool to stop your visitation with your child? Should you hire a criminal attorney or a family attorney? Or should you hire one attorney that is familiar with both, and can handle all the issues you are facing? Many people have heard the phrase "Jack of all trades, Master of none," but don't realize that the phrase has a second line: "Jack of all trades, Master of none, Certainly better than a master of one."