You Get What You Pay For
I've always maintained that there is a proper level of cost for a lawyer with family law expertise. In my opinion, it is a bell curve; at some point the hourly rate is too high and, therefore, there are diminishing returns on that "investment." On the other end of the spectrum are the bargain basement-ers, who may deliver lesser results than you had expected.
They say that a picture is worth a thousand words. . . .