What is your ultimate goal?.
Determine what is most important to you. For example, if you believe that working together with your spouse to co-parent your children is a top priority, then you might... more
Collaborative divorce law is a relatively new, multi-disciplinary
approach designed to minimize conflict while enabling divorcing couples
to find a way to resolve their differences on all relevant... more
Before you file for divorce..
Education yourself about the collaborative divorce process. Go to www.iacp.com to learn more about collaborative divorce.
Look for resources in your local community.... more
Consult a Collaborative Law Attorney.
The first step is to find an attorney who is trained in the collaborative law model. It is important that the attorney have this specific training because the... more
"Creating Shared Solutions that Acknowlege the Highest Priorities of Everyone Involved".
The heart of Collaborative Divorce (also called "no-court divorce," "divorce with dignity," "peaceful divorce"... more
The high cost of divorce is common knowledge. Urban legends abound of couples who fight so long and hard that they ultimately lose the assets they are fighting over to the payment of lawyers fees.... more
Collaborative divorce refers to a legal option for couples who wish to resolve disputes without having to go to court. Collaborative law is a viable alternative to litigation when both parties are... more
Divorce Mediation - How An Experienced Neutral Can Help You Reach a Fair Settlement.
Divorce mediation is normally a voluntary process where a couple retains a neutral third-party (the mediator) to... more
How to Choose a Collaborative Divorce Lawyer.
Choosing your collaborative divorce lawyer is one of the most important parts of the collaborative divorce process. It is crucial that your lawyer has... more