Tuesday, February 23, 2010

The Do’s and Don’ts of Divorce Negotiation

Divorce negotiations can be very stressful and highly emotional. When you enter into divorce negotiations there are some very basic behaviors that can either hurt or help you and the ultimate settlement of your divorce. Sticking to some basic guidelines can help keep things less emotional and less intense while you and your spouse start working out the variety of possible outcomes.

It is not easy to listen, but the better you become at listening the better things are going to go for you. Listening does not include formulating thoughts and responses ahead of time, interrupting your spouse, and responding with physical aggression. Most people listen better when they take notes, which allows you to keep a black and white record of what is being said. This helps you to be sure that you are covering all of the points and actually hearing what your spouse is saying...

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For more information, contact the Family Law Offices of Renee M. Marcelle at (415) 456-4444, or online at http://www.familylawmarin.com/


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