To educate staff, to give (or sell) to clients. Or to get a quick review of mediation, collaborative practice, taxes and divorce, parental rights and responsibilities, or other issues.
Clients who know the basics of divorce generally make better clients. They are more likely to hear and take your legal advice. And the practical chapter, called "Working with Your Lawyer" can improve your clients' working relationship with you and your staff.
A whole chapter discusses the choice of decision-making methods and uses plain language to explain the vital role of a lawyer's advice during mediation.
Yes! The Handbook is a quick plain language review of substantive areas of law, procedures (both ADR and litigation), and the emotional aspects of divorce. The appendices include a glossary, relevant websites, and list of agencies to refer divorcing clients to.