In the video below, collaborative divorce is discussed on NBC’s Today Show. A couple and their attorneys delve into the benefits and process of this innovative type of family law practice:
As alluded to above, collaborative divorce is a team-centric model. It is ideal for cases in which children are involved, as the collaborative team focuses on finding ways to maintain civility and a modicum of normality in difficult times. Clients are in control of the process, as it is outside of the court system and that institution’s often-times rigid schedules and procedures. Further, privacy is maintained because discussions are confidential and held within private offices rather than in open court.