Archives: Collaborative Divorce

A Marriage Story: Is It Close To Real Life?

Published: Friday, March 6th, 2020

I was pleasantly surprised with Noah Baumbach’s new film “A Marriage Story”.

Wisconsin Family Law Case Finder

Published: Friday, February 23rd, 2018

On March 1, 2018, Loeb & Herman will debut Wisconsin Family Law Case Finder, a subscription based legal research service specifically designed for family law attorneys.

Response to Collaborative Law Article

Published: Tuesday, September 8th, 2015

My intent in my column was not to trash the collaborative practice, which has certain benefits. It is rather to speculate on why, if it is such a substantial beneficial as advertised, it has not grown? In fact, it has shrank.

Collaborative Divorce Numbers Down, Why?

Published: Wednesday, July 15th, 2015

Despite extensive promotion, collaborative law filings remain a minuscule number of actual divorces cases. Here, the author speculates why that downward trend is continuing.

6 Spiritual Lessons I Learned from Being a Divorce Attorney

Published: Friday, February 7th, 2014

I seem to have a lot of cases right now where one side simply will not accept that the marriage is over.

By the Numbers: Collaborative Divorce

Published: Monday, February 4th, 2013

My column in today’s Wisconsin Law Journal is about my office’s third compilation of statistics about collaborative divorce cases.

Why Are There Fewer Collaborative Divorce Filings?

Published: Wednesday, June 8th, 2011

A few years ago, it appeared that collaborative divorce, and its cousin, cooperative divorce, would be the “new thing,” revolutionizing the practice of divorce in Wisconsin. It recently felt like time to update the study — which resulted in some very different conclusions.

Collaborative Divorce Gains Momentum in Wisconsin

Published: Monday, November 24th, 2008

One event dating back to the end of the 20th century has gained tremendous momentum: collaborative family law.

Cooperative Divorce

Published: Tuesday, November 1st, 2005

Although collaborative divorce has proven highly successful in certain cases, however, it has been a disaster in others. A new concept, cooperative divorce, is being developed as a settlement-based alternative to collaborative divorce.

Math Games and Collaborative Law

Published: Friday, November 1st, 2002

While not professing to understand much of the extraordinary complexity of the mathematics, I find that there is a correlation between game theory and divorce settlement negotiations.