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Roadmap of a collaborative matter

Resolution order of a collaborative family law matter

When an individual is interested in resolving their family law matter outside of court through the collaborative process, many are still fuzzy about the details….

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Communication and collaborative divorce

How well do you communicate with your soon-to-be ex spouse?

Communication difficulties are the root cause of many instances of divorce. For many parties, communication is tough. Communication might be strained. It might be adversarial….

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Criticisms of collaborative divorce

Responding to criticism of collaborative divorce

Change can be difficult for many to embrace. Likewise, some family lawyers who litigate cases may offer some criticisms about collaborative divorce. Some family lawyers…

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Collaborative divorce can help children

How collaborative divorce can help the children

Children often get caught in the middle of their parents during divorce. The parents likely do not intend that this happen. But it can often…

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Role of judge in collaborative divorce

What is the role of the judge in collaborative divorce?

In a collaborate divorce, many wonder about the role of the judge. In other words, when does the judge come into play? How important is…

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Collaborative practice groups

What is a collaborative practice group?

For individuals who are looking to resolve their divorce or family law matter collaboratively, many are likely to discover that there are various collaborative practice…

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Collaborative divorce and informal discovery

Collaborative divorce and informal discovery

In traditional divorce proceedings, discovery can be a critical part of the divorce case. Discovery can entail all kinds of different discovery techniques. Discovery can…

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Having a collaborative divorce lawyer can be comforting

Having a collaborative attorney with you can be comforting

When many parties are going through a divorce, they decide to enter into negotiations with their spouse by themselves. They may engage in in-person negotiations….

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Collaborative divorce and child support

Calculation of child support in collaborative divorce

The calculation of child support can be an important issue in resolving a divorce or custody case. Parties can often get into contentious disputes in…

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Collaborative divorce not an option

When is collaborative divorce not appropriate?

There are lots of instances where a party ought to consider a collaborative divorce. A collaborative divorce can help parties reach a settlement outside court…

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Participation Agreement in collaborative divorce

What is a participation agreement?

When individuals decide to enter the collaborative process to engage in a collaborative divorce, many wonder what the parameters of the process will be. They…

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Seen at courthouse in divorce

Do you want to be seen at a courthouse?

When parties are going through a divorce proceeding that is contested, the reality is court appearances are likely going to happen. For some parties, they…

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