Finding a good solicitor to represent you in your divorce, is a next to impossible task if you have no prior experience to draw upon.
Various Internet directories will present you with unfathomable lists of firms who may simply have paid the most amount of money to sit on the top of the respective list; top doesn’t qualify good.
Personal recommendation is unquestionably the best way to find somebody, but it doesn’t tend to be the sort of thing one talks much about.
In the first instance, contact friends or relatives who have personal knowledge of a solicitorius nature and ask them if they are OK discussing it, then bombard them with questions.
If you draw a blank, go through The Law Society’s worldwide selection process, find a solicitor, ask to see testimonials that you’ll be able to follow up, then do!