Divorce proceedings can put an enormous amount of emotional strain on you. You may think that using the same divorce lawyer as your soon-to-be ex-partner can help alleviate some of that stress – both financially and emotionally – but you must keep the following in mind.
Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)
If possible, going through a collaborative divorce is a good alternative to going to court. But first, you must find the right divorce lawyer who is experienced in this area.
What exactly is involved in Collaborative Divorce? What happens when you sign a Collaborative Divorce Participation Agreement? Read on to learn more about this alternative to court.
Working with a co-mediation team of professionals during divorce provides you with additional benefits beyond working with a single mediator.
There are common misconceptions that keep some people from resolving their divorce issues – such as alimony, property settlement, and child custody – through divorce mediation.
There are three ways a consulting attorney or review counsel in your divorce mediation will save you time, money, and effort.
Wondering how family mediation helps your case? Here’s an overview of the many benefits of family mediation.
For the past several years there has been an increase in the use of a “collaborative” process when dealing with family law matters, and now there is an official Collaborative Law Process Act that governs this process. Florida is now the 14th state, along with the District of Columbia, to pass such a law. As […]
Divorce Court in New Jersey is open to the public. Your testimony can be heard by complete strangers, you will have little control over the input the Judge uses to decide your case which is usually rushed in family court and court dates can be spread over the course of months where judges, lawyers, litigants […]
Many people think that they are able to work out with their former partner or spouse a divorce settlement that includes division of assets, child and spousal support, custody access, and all other parenting decisions. Perhaps. Here is the BUT… What makes you think you can now sit down with your spouse and sort through […]