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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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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Collaborative divorce meeting

Who is at a collaborative meeting?

When many consider the possibility of a collaborative divorce, they have a hard time picturing how it works. One common question many have is who…

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Collaborative Divorce Team

Why do we need a collaborative team?

Most individuals would like to resolve their divorce or family law case outside of court. ┬áThe problem is that many do not agree on all…

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Family court judge or collaborative divorce

Do parties trust a family court judge more than each other?

When an individual is going through a divorce, it can feel like their whole life is hanging in the balance. Many spend a lot of…

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Cost of a collaborative divorce

Is collaborative divorce worth the cost?

Some wonder whether collaborative divorce is worth the cost. In other words, when they contemplate collaborative practice and the enlistment of a collaborative team, they…

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Divorce isn't simple

Why isn’t divorce simple?

When many are going divorced, they wonder why a divorce isn’t simple? Why can’t parties just come into court and have their case completed right…

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