NATURE OF THE PROCESS
Many divorcing couples are able to work out fair and sensible divorce agreements through their own discussions. Remember that it is important to have the results set forth in a properly worded written agreement in clear readable English.
Saves on costs.
Effective where there is mutual respect and trust.
Focuses on the needs and concerns of each spouse.
Cooperation benefits minor children.
Communication and control issues may intrude.
Stress may lead to a counterproductive process.
Important financial information may not be disclosed.