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Collaborative Divorce –a Process Option Whose Time Has Come

May 3, 2017 by Brett Jones

WHY COUPLES CHOOSE COLLABORATIVE LAW OVER COURT

 

Kim Ciesinski recently wrote an excellent article in the New York Law Journal explaining the advantages of collaborative law over litigation in divorce cases. She identifies upsides including  client-driven negotiation, privacy, emotional guidance and financial expertise. In addition, she characterizes types of couples who tend to choose litigation, mediation and collaboration respectively. These are generalizations of course, and whether you fit into one of these categories or not, the collaborative process should be considered before jumping into litigation.  You can read the article here.