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What is Collaborative Divorce?

Collaborative Divorce is an out-of-court process that enables separating or divorcing spouses to create their own settlement with the support of highly trained professionals.

Read more to learn about how the Collaborative Divorce Process works.

Is Collaborative Divorce For Me?

Collaborative Divorce is for clients who want to put the interests of their children first, protect their assets, preserve important relationships and maintain their privacy. Over its 20-year history, Collaborative Divorce has been used in a variety of situations including long-term marriages, same sex relationships, financially complex marriages and pre and post nuptial agreements.

Find out whether the Collaborative Divorce process is right for you.

Find a Collaborative Professional

Going through divorce raises many questions—about children, money, housing, assets, and more. Fortunately, you don’t have to work through these questions alone. In a Collaborative Divorce, a team of specially trained Collaborative professionals supports you in addressing your concerns and assists you in making sound decisions.

Find a Collaborative Professional in your area.

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Beryl McNeill B.A Economics LL.B

Getting Through The Breakup Earthquake

Ending a marriage is never easy for a couple, and it can be downright damaging for their children when a breakup turns into a battle. How can you reduce the shock waves of the break up earthquake?   There are resources that offer divorcing or separating couples options to the traditional divorce system: (With thanks to Beryl McNeil, Janis Pritchard, Susan Zwaenepoel, Gordon Andreiuk, Terry Pezzot-Pearce, Patricia Sealy, Diane Shearer and Terry Bullick) breakup earthquake (12)  

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Susan Zwaenepoel L. Q.C.

Helping Your Children Cope with the Breakup Earthquake

  Listen, speak and support:  10 tips Respect and good communication can help families get safely through the breakup earthquake of divorce or separation. Really listen to your spouse and...

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