Collaborative Divorce Articles

HOLIDAY SEASON 2020 – COVID STYLE

HOLIDAY SEASON 2020 – COVID STYLE

Can you believe it? The Holidays are upon us. I do not know where the year went. I guess COVID messed with my internal clock or something because although I cannot wait for the “New Normal” to return to the “Old Normal,” COVID will impact how we celebrate this Holiday...

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Advantages of the Collaborative Divorce Team

Advantages of the Collaborative Divorce Team

Having a team is an amazing benefit of the Collaborative Divorce process. Both parties have access to a group of professionals who can help you learn how to advocate for yourself. That is a skill that you need to take with you post-divorce, which is extremely...

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Two Common Misconceptions About Divorce

Two Common Misconceptions About Divorce

As a divorce lawyer, I am often surprised by the questions I hear from my clients reflecting common misconceptions about divorce that they’ve picked up from friends, relatives and the media. The most common misconception is that “there is no such thing as a friendly...

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Communication and Co-Parenting

Communication and Co-Parenting

Communication is important in all aspects of life … work, home, relationships and friendships. Communication is even more important in divorce situations because emotions are typically high, and relationships strained. Although it is easier said than done, it is...

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Be Informed and Take Control of Your Future

Be Informed and Take Control of Your Future

One of the most important jobs we have as collaborative law attorneys is providing information and options to our clients so that they are able to make informed decisions. Knowledge allows people to make the best decisions for their future and their family’s future....

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Health Insurance and Divorce

Health Insurance and Divorce

Health insurance is an important issue in any divorce when at least one party is under age 65 and without means to obtain their own health insurance. It can also be a significant issue with children who have graduated from high school but have not yet entered the work...

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Emotionally Intelligent Spousing: You Go First!

Emotionally Intelligent Spousing: You Go First!

You may already be the perfect spouse. You exude empathy and love and role model all the best practices for growing a marriage that will last a lifetime. For you, it’s simple. You just happen to possess the very qualities that draw others to you and inspire them...

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An Open Letter to Kelly Clarkson

An Open Letter to Kelly Clarkson

Dear Kelly Clarkson, I was reading about your pending divorce with your husband.  This is probably a stressful time for you and your family.  I have appreciated your artistry over the years and was moved to reach out to you.  As a...

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