Yearly Archives: 2009

Daniel Margolin on Collaborative Divorce Practice

Daniel Margolin, a partner at Stephens Margolin P.C.  and a frequent contributor to this blog and the Oregon Divorce Blog, recently co-authored an article for the Oregon State Bar Bulletin titled “Collaborative Practice: An Overview.” The article provides a good overview of … Continue reading

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Getting what you want in divorce

How do you get what you want in a divorce? What if you want something the court can’t give you?  One of the primary differences between a Collaborative divorce and a litigated divorce is Collaborative Law’s focus on the goals … Continue reading

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Surviving the Holidays in the midst of a Divorce

Steve McDonough at The Divorce Collaborative LLC posted an excellent article on how to survivie the holiday season during and after divorce. The entire article can be found here: http://www.divorcecollaborative.com/surviving-holidays-divorce/ The holidays can be a very stressful time and they … Continue reading

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5 Tips For Getting Out of An Impasse

Despite the group problem solving that takes place in a collaborative divorce, sometimes spouses and their lawyers get stuck. We see it in our Oregon Collaborative Law cases, and getting past a sticking point is critical to success in the … Continue reading

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The British are celebrating American style Collaborative Divorce

Lord Kerr of Tonaghmore, a justice in the UK’s new Supreme Court, said that there had been an “impressive” expansion in the use of what is called the “collaborative” approach to divorce. In 2003, only four lawyers in England were … Continue reading

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