While some attorneys accept a variety of cases related to multiple practice areas, some choose to dedicate or even specialize in one particular field. Usually this is done because the laws within a particular field are highly complex, and require focus and a keen sense of the law. The laws surrounding child protective services are indeed complex, and require the skill of an attorney who dedicates a significant portion of their practice to this field. Child protective services defense attorneys are able to properly explain the CPS process to you, provide you with your options, and also provide insight as to how the case might be resolved based on their previous experiences. Any misstep in representation could be extremely serious, including the loss of your parental rights, so it’s important talk to any potential attorneys about their previous work experience.