Collaborative Law – what is it and how does it work?
Collaborative law is an alternative to mediation. It’s a legal process that allows couples who’ve decided to separate or end their marriage to work with a trained professional and avoids court proceedings to settle any disputes.
This voluntary process helps both couples achieve a fair settlement. It’s initiated by the couple signing a contract binding each other to the process and can be used to cover a wide range of disputes including between parents. It basically means…