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Settlement Negotiation Techniques in Family Law 2nd Edition

Published: Wednesday, December 23rd, 2020

The American Bar Association Family Law Section has just published a second edition of my book, “Settlement Negotiation Techniques in Family Law”.

The Role of a Family Law Attorney in Settlement Negotiations

Published: Monday, May 4th, 2020

It’s far more common to accompany a client to a mediation session than to a contested court hearing. But that requires experience and negotiation skills.

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.

Judges are Human

Published: Friday, September 9th, 2016

The title of this post “Judges are human” should not a major revelation. But it does serve as an object lesson as to how our legal system works.

Game Theory and Divorce Settlement Negotiations

Published: Tuesday, November 17th, 2015

Outstanding book goes into detail about game theory and its application to divorce settlement negotiations.

The Onion on Parenting

Published: Tuesday, November 10th, 2015

As is typical of articles in the Onion, there is more truth in their humor than in some serious articles.

Standoff at the Wisconsin Supreme Court

Published: Thursday, May 21st, 2015

Justice Abrahamson will likely be remembered as the judge who refused to step down.

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.

Child Support Bill

Published: Monday, January 13th, 2014

A wealthy business man who thinks he is paying too much in child support asked his legislator (to whom, of course, he contributed money) to draft legislation which would lower his child support.

Business Divorces

Published: Wednesday, January 8th, 2014

My friend Sandy Swartzberg and I thought it might be interesting to co-write an article on the business divorce.