Collaborative Divorce

Start a Divorce Case with the End in Mind

October 26, 2020

One reason I like Collaborative Divorce so much is that we begin the divorce case with an ideal outcome in mind. Usually, the divorcing parties want to be collegial and, if they are parents, work together once their marriage is legally over. With these goals, you make decisions to get there. Often, you don’t want […]

Taking Divorce Virtual

August 25, 2020

How a Jameson Law Manages a Virtual Divorce Case in Colorado  This blog first appeared on the website for the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. Read the original blog here.   In the era of COVID-19, everyone is using virtual meeting software to conduct business. However, my Collaborative Divorce colleagues and I were already doing it.  A Case Follows Its […]

Taking Divorce Virtual: How a Michigan Collaborative Team Manages a Case in Colorado

June 30, 2020

This blog first appeared on the website for the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. It’s ironic that in the era of COVID-19, everyone is clamoring to use Zoom and other virtual meeting software to conduct business, because I and my colleagues in Collaborative Divorce were already doing it. This case began in the typical in-person format in […]

What I Learned About Relationships From the Marvelous Mrs. Maisel

March 11, 2020

It’s not often you get sucked into a TV show set in the 1950s where the main character leaves her husband and children to focus on her own career. But that’s one of the main story lines in the Marvelous Mrs. Maisel, Prime Video’s wildly popular show that premiered March 17, 2017 and recently released its third season.  […]

Peacemaker Signature Reliable, Aware, Motivated

November 4, 2019

You want someone, like me, who is motivated on their own, someone you don’t have to babysit or watch over to move your case along.

Peacemaker Signature: Passionate

October 21, 2019

Passion is essential for practicing law. You must believe in that for which you argue, that for which you work hard every day to effect a positive outcome.

Peacemaker Signature: Detail-Oriented

October 7, 2019

The Collaborative process, I believe, is more humane, more respectful, than a typical litigative divorce case, but ulterior motives still slip into any divorce proceeding. I owe it to my client, and to myself, to make sure I have all the information.

Peacemaker Signature: Compassion

September 23, 2019

When I feel something is necessary or right, I stay on it. I’m determined to compassionately represent my client, as far as I need to go to do so.

Peacemaker Signature Balance

September 9, 2019

justice balance

It is an ongoing effort to get to the place where we feel balance – and maintain that. It takes effort and consciousness.

My Peacemaker Signature

August 26, 2019

This is the first in a series of blogs I’m writing about my peacemaker signature, to share with the public how we at Transitions Legal, and how I specifically, practice family law.