Collaborative Law is a voluntary dispute resolution process in which parties settle without resorting to litigation. The collaboratively trained attorney’s focus is on helping her client come to agreement.
Mediation is a process whereby a neutral third party works with the individuals to help them discuss their situation, such as child custody, alimony, or uncontested divorce and move toward a mutually acceptable resolution.
Litigation is the process by which a family law matter is resolved with the Court. The litigation process is used when two individuals cannot resolve the issues through any other process.