Divorce and Coronavirus: Should You Wait?

By Kristina George, CPA, Certified Financial Planner ® and a Certified Divorce Financial Analyst.® Perhaps you are contemplating divorce and the recent economic and health concerns have you questioning what you should do.  We simply don’t know how long the COVID-19 will cause a major shift in every aspect of our lives, including our financial security. She …

A Healthier Alternative: Collaborative Divorce

By Caren Rifkin, LICSW, Collaborative Coach Everyone has heard, or you may have yourself experienced, a divorce horror story. The unfortunate part in many of these stories is that much of the pain and suffering within them may be a result of the divorce process rather than the divorce itself. Sadly, the traditional litigated divorce …

Alternative Dispute Resolution: Happily Ever After: Marrying Prenuptial Practice and Collaborative Divorce

Kimberly Weibrecht and Jessica Ecker are partners with the firm of Weibrecht & Ecker. Both focus their practices on family law and are Certified Marital Mediators and trained Collaborative Divorce practitioners, learn more at: https://weibrechtecker.com/   The traditional method of prenuptial drafting and negotiation is the age -old story: One party (usually the higher asset party) …

Look Forward by Looking Back

By Diane Gaspar, Esq. Collaborative Attorney   We have all heard the expression, “hindsight is 20/20” and we know this means that when we look at past events we can see very clearly where we went wrong, how we could have done better or how we could have avoided mistakes. That happens to me when …

Why Choose Collaborative Divorce – Attorney’s Perspective

By Collaborative Divorce Attorney Liz LaRochelle from Morneau Law   What is Collaborative Divorce? Before understanding why Collaborative Divorce can make such a huge difference in the family law context—it is important to first understand what it is.  In Collaborative Law, the traditional adversarial paradigm is shifted to instead provide clients with the support, information, …