5 Reasons to Stay Out of Court

As a retired Superior Court Family Law Commissioner, I firmly believe that if you can find a way to stay out of court, do so for the following reasons: Time Constraints – The Family Court system is underfunded and understaffed.  Even a relatively simple case can...

Why I Won’t Settle Disputes in Court

In the midst of parental separation feelings run high. If there are complicating factors such as violence, abuse and infidelity, those feelings typically run even higher. To add, if the decision to separate is more one-sided than mutual, the person being left can feel...

How to Divorce in the Coronavirus Environment – Video Conferencing!

What with all the anxiety and tension related to the Coronavirus and its upheaval in our lives, the Collaborative Process can be the respite couples want when deciding to divorce in this climate.  Many courts have shut down and are not able to help in this time of...

About CPM/CPS

Results for "attorney" Collaborative Practice Marin and Collaborative Practice Sonoma (formerly Collaborative Council of the Redwood Empire) are groups of locally based professionals interested in avoiding court battles and power struggles to resolve...

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Results for "attorney" Thank you for your interest in Collaborative Practice Sonoma and/or Collaborative Practice Marin! We are delighted to provide information about our practice groups. We are organizations of independent attorneys, licensed mental health...