LOVE STINKS – A Collaborative Divorce can be Better

Sometimes marriage just doesn’t work out. Love and its aftermath can be emotional to say the least. Fortunately, it does not mean that the divorce needs to be a train wreck. In a collaborative divorce the parties and their respective specially trained attorneys sign an agreement not to go to court over the matters in [...]

2017-11-29T13:48:27+00:00February 1st, 2017|

Can I ever trust my spouse again?

“Promises, promises.  I’m all through with promises now.  Promises I made myself fell apart.”  You may remember this song by Dionne Warwick, Burt Bacharach and Hal David.  Lies spoken or unspoken can ruin a marriage.  Some couples can go to marriage counseling and try to rebuild the trust.  You may feel that you want to [...]

2017-02-13T17:06:33+00:00January 26th, 2017|

Divorce & Keeping Your Children in the Same School District

The well-being of children is most often one of the most important concerns of divorce.  How will you keep their environment stable and minimize the trauma? Is it possible to keep your children in the same school district with their friends, teachers and familiar environment? The answer to the question may depend on several factors. [...]

2017-11-29T13:48:28+00:00December 2nd, 2016|

Five Ways to Reduce Conflict and Maximize Control in a Divorce

To say that divorce is stressful is an understatement.  Many factors conspire to make the process filled with tension and distress.  But keeping in mind a few basic rules can make a significant difference in how you and your family navigate the seemingly difficult path ahead: Identify your goals.  Prior to consulting any divorce professional, [...]

2017-02-13T17:08:19+00:00August 16th, 2016|