10 Reasons Why Collaborative Law Might Be Right for You

Getting a divorce might seem more complicated now than it used to be. There are certainly more choices to be made on the front end. Should we use mediation? Or Collaborative Law? Or the traditional court system? At the very moment when life seems to be falling apart, it is not easy to take the time you need to determine the best process for handling your divorce. But making a good choice  ...read more

10 Steps to Better Settlements for Mediation Clients

“I know exactly how this case has to be settled.” A veteran lawyer (I’ll call him Greg) made this comment as he walked into my office. He was there for a divorce mediation. He set down his bag and iPad and outlined the terms he insisted were necessary to reach an agreement. In rapid fire he ticked off exactly how he thought each issue should be settled — custody, ...read more