Collaborative Practice

3 Benefits of Collaborative Practice (Part 5 of 10)

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Written by Russell Alexander ria@russellalexander.com / (905) 655-6335

3 Benefits of Collaborative Practice

1. Client Controls their Destiny

Each party has more control over the outcome of their own situation.

2. Solution-Focused

The entire collaborative team works collectively towards a solution to satisfy each party.

3. Support for Clients & Team Members

Each party has the support of their lawyer, law clerk and neutral professionals and support staff involved. Collaborative practice involves a team who focus on working together rather than a competitive win-lose attitude.

Learn More About Collaborative Practice

Visit the Introduction to Ontario Collaborative Divorce: Resolving Issues in a Respectful and Cooperative Manner to learn more about collaborative practice.

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About the author

Russell Alexander

Russell Alexander is the founder of Russell Alexander Collaborative Family Lawyers and is the firm’s senior partner. At Russell Alexander, our focus is exclusively family law, offering pre-separation legal advice and assisting clients with family related issues, including: custody and access, separation agreements, child and spousal support, division of family property, paternity disputes, and enforcement of court orders. We have locations in Toronto, Markham, Whitby (Brooklin), Oshawa, Concord, Lindsay, and Peterborough.

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