A Season for Everything: Holistic and Compassionate Representation
Sarina Hager takes a balanced approach to family law. There’s a time for fighting and a time for peace, a time for litigation and a time for settlement. Shepherding people through these seasons requires a knowledge of the law, but also wisdom and compassion that seeks resolution and, ultimately, restoration.
Sarina stands out from other attorneys because she understands how conflict and litigation impacts families both short-term and long-term. Sometimes, the first step toward resolution involves fighting for your marriage through counseling before fighting for divorce. At other times, it involves aggressive legal action to protect the vulnerable from harm. The olive branch pictured in the Hager Law logo is a symbol of the reality that at some point the fighting has to stop. And to that end, Sarina will fight for resolution, whether that means a restored marriage, termination of parental rights, or a customized visitation schedule.
Not every case has a one-size-fits-all solution, especially when it comes to children and families. That’s why Sarina Hager takes a balanced approach to family law. There’s a time for fighting and a time for peace, a time for settlement and a time for litigation. Sarina pursues peace but is also willing to fight for justice, in whatever form that justice takes.
Sarina stands out from other attorneys because she sees the big picture. Sometimes, the big picture includes marriage counseling. At other times, it involves a divorce and a child custody arrangement. Sarina’s law office is an olive branch. She will fight for reconciliation, whether that reconciliation looks like a restored marriage or a specific visitation and custody schedule. Peace can take a lot of forms, and Sarina does everything in her power to make peace possible.
Having Representation vs. Having an Advocate
There’s a big difference between having representation and having an advocate. When you only have representation, you are only seen as “a case.” When you have an advocate, you are seen as “a person.” Sarina Hager strives to be an advocate for every person she represents–caring for them, fighting for them, and praying for them with strength, wisdom, and love.
Some attorneys prefer scorched-earth litigation that wrecks people emotionally and financially. Sarina prefers wise litigation that safeguards emotional and financial resources. This takes time, experience, intelligence, and heart. Sarina is committed to all of these things and will work with you to carefully consider the best legal approach to meet your family’s needs.
There’s a big difference between having representation and having an advocate. When you only have representation, then your attorney sees you as just another case. Sarina Hager makes sure that her clients have an advocate. She sees her clients as people who deserve a strong and reliable supporter.
Some attorneys are all about scorched-earth litigation. Sarina is all about compassion. She takes the time to work with her clients, go over their cases, and take the best approach forward.
For Sarina, working with her clients truly means working with her clients. Some attorneys don’t meet their clients face-to-face for the first time until they see them on the front steps of the courthouse. Until that moment, clients only meet with paralegals. It doesn’t work that way with Sarina. She meets her clients personally and continues to do so until the end of the case.
Sarina genuinely cares about her clients and the difficult situations that they go through. She makes sure that her clients feel heard and understood. At the same time, Sarina is honest with her clients and doesn’t pull any punches. She remains an advocate on every level.