Category Archives: Mediation Blogs

Reason To Believe

As we progress into the New Year, couples who put off dealing with the end of their marriage over the holidays have come out in full force. Since there is nothing else between them and their contemplated divorce, the biggest … Continue reading

Posted in Collaborative Law Blogs, Mediation Blogs, Pro Se Blogs | Leave a comment

Reminiscing

As 2011 comes to a close and just days away from a new year, all of us take stock in where we are, where we have come and where we are going.   Many couples are evaluating their relationships and … Continue reading

Posted in Collaborative Law Blogs, Mediation Blogs, Pro Se Blogs | Leave a comment

Alive and Kicking

I am always fascinated and of course not surprised by clients who call me months after their divorce was resolved collaboratively on how well they are moving on with their life.  You can tell it in their voice , a … Continue reading

Posted in Collaborative Law Blogs, Mediation Blogs, Pro Se Blogs | Leave a comment

One Step Up

This week was a very interesting one with conflicts on multiple fronts in a few of my cases.  It was truly telling on why the Collaborative Process is the better option for divorce resolution. One case had wife filing a … Continue reading

Posted in Collaborative Law Blogs, Mediation Blogs, Pro Se Blogs | Leave a comment

Keep on Smiling

As much as I believe in my heart of hearts that resolving divorces through the Collaborative Process is the best way to have an outcome that is good for all concerned, that does not mean it doesn’t have its pitfalls. … Continue reading

Posted in Collaborative Law Blogs, Mediation Blogs, Pro Se Blogs | Leave a comment

Help Is On Its Way

Two different instances happened within 24 hrs this week that reinforced the positive influence we have as attorneys. In one case, a client of mine was having her deposition taken in which she was terrified to the point of being … Continue reading

Posted in Arbitration Blogs, Collaborative Law Blogs, Mediation Blogs, Pro Se Blogs | Leave a comment

The Last Worthless Evening

Most of practicing family law is working with couples who have already decided to divorce or at least one of them has.  Its working through the process until there is a resolution either by the couples themselves or by the … Continue reading

Posted in Arbitration Blogs, Collaborative Law Blogs, Mediation Blogs, Pro Se Blogs | 1 Comment

One Thing Leads to Another

One recurring conversation I have with my clients revolves around the misunderstanding about child support and visitation.  There is a misconception among parents after divorce that if one parent withholds visitation from the other, that parent is entitled to withhold … Continue reading

Posted in Collaborative Law Blogs, Mediation Blogs | Leave a comment

We Just Disagree

Today’s blog is slightly shorter than usual as I report to you from a family law seminar. All of my cases involve some sort of conflict ranging from couples using my services as a divorce mediator to high conflict cases … Continue reading

Posted in Collaborative Law Blogs, Mediation Blogs, Pro Se Blogs | 77 Comments

The Ties That Bind

In my practice, I represent many people in pain who are going through a significant change in their life,  They are working through hurt, anger and a multitude of emotions while coping with the end of their marriage.  Every client brings … Continue reading

Posted in Collaborative Law Blogs, Mediation Blogs, Pro Se Blogs | 33 Comments