Category Archives: Collaborative Divorce

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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Collaborative Family Law and the Courts

In general, the courts have been slow to accept collaborative divorce. In Oregon, there are no formal court pleadings associated with the collaborative process. New York has taken the lead with collaborative divorce and opened teh Collaborative Family Law Center, … Continue reading

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Divorce and separations can send pets into legal limbo

In today’s Oregonian, Jacques Von Lunen wrote an article on the affect of divorce on pets. Specifically, what the law provides with respect to pet visitation and custody. Dan Margolin was interviewed for the story and discussed how the collaborative … Continue reading

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