Recent Posts in the Collaborative Divorce Category

  • Pros and Cons of Collaborative Divorce

    Pros and Cons of Collaborative Divorce If you wish to avoid an adversarial divorce and have more control over the process, and you believe you and your spouse can work out many of your divorce issues together, a collaborative divorce might be the right choice for you. Divorcing in court can be expensive, long, and contentious, to say the least. A collaborative divorce seeks to encourage mutual respect and civil negotiations, allows each spouse to retain more control over the terms of their divorce, and may make the divorce process easier for children. It can be ...
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  • What You Need to Know About Mediation in a Divorce Settlement

    What You Need to Know About Mediation in a Divorce Settlement How Does Mediation Work in Divorce? Mediation is a dispute resolution method often used to negotiate a divorce settlement. In divorce cases that involve mediation, the couple hires a third party who is neutral to both parties to serve as mediator. The mediator is responsible for helping the couple resolve issues through guided discussion so that both parties are satisfied and agree with the result. Here's what the divorce mediation process can look like: Introduction : The mediator will first meet with both parties ...
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  • How Do I Get a Divorce in Oregon?

    How Do I Get a Divorce in Oregon? If you are considering a divorce in Oregon, you may have some questions about how it works. Below, we have briefly summarized the process so that you have a better idea of what to expect. If you are looking for a fuller explanation of the process and the issues at stake in divorce, check out our extensive online resource, “A Guide to Divorce in Oregon .” Here’s what you need to know about divorce in Oregon: Oregon is a no-fault state, which means that you don’t need to provide a legal reason for a divorce other than claiming ...
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