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3 Types of Alternative Dispute Resolution

By | 2016-10-30T04:34:48+00:00 May 29th, 2014|Blog, Collaborative Law, Divorce, Family Law|

Alternative Dispute Resolution Alternative dispute resolution means other ways of reaching an agreement in a case besides going to trial.  There are formal and informal means of alternative dispute resolution. Informal Negotiations - Informal negotiation can happen directly between you and the opposing party in your case.  It can happen many ways.  You can have [...]

Do I have to go to Court? – 3 Ways to Settle Your Case

By | 2016-10-30T04:35:13+00:00 May 1st, 2013|Collaborative Law, Divorce, Divorce In the Media, Jill O'Connell, Mediation|

3 Ways to Settle Your Case In light of the recent news that Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries have finally reached a settlement in their divorce proceeding, we decided it was a good time to look at 3 ways to settle your case, without having to go to trial. Informal (“Kitchen Table”) Settlement Agreements – [...]

Collaborative Law saved T. Boone Pickens millions

By | 2016-10-30T04:35:16+00:00 March 29th, 2013|Collaborative Law, Divorce In the Media|

Collaborative Law and T. Boone Pickens T. Boone Pickens, the legendary billionaire oil and gas tycoon used collaborative law in his divorce, and saved millions.  He estimates that he saved millions because of the way that it works and why it is different from traditional litigation. Traditional litigation and divorce isn't a fit for every [...]