- A method of dispute resolution where specifically trained attorneys assist the parties in working towards a mutually beneficial solution. This process cannot proceed to court, and if it does, the involved lawyers can no longer handle the case
- In order to avoid a lengthy court process, they decided to handle their divorce through collaborative law.
- Collaborative law was used to settle the business dispute and find an agreeable solution for both parties.
- They brought in a collaborative law specialist to mediate the disagreement and prevent it from escalating to court.