What is Family Collaborative Law?

10/3/2016

What is Collaborative Law? An Introduction to our Collaborative Law Blog Series

If you haven’t heard about it already, “Collaborative Law” has become a hot topic among divorcing spouses.  To assist people in determining whether it’s an appropriate option for them, Ruvolo Law Group, LLC, will be publishing a series of blogs about Collaborative Law.  The purpose of this blog is to provide an overview of the Collaborative Law process.  In future blogs, we will more closely examine various aspects of this process, such as the Participation Agreement, the cost of neutral collaborative

1/22/2015

5 Reasons to Retain a Lawyer When You Mediate Your Divorce

  1. Your lawyer can counsel you before mediation.

Before you start the mediation process, your own independent lawyer can help you chose the right mediator for your case. She can tell you the relevant documents to bring to mediation and what documentation you should request from your spouse. Your lawyer can help you set goals for your mediation and advise you of your settlement options