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Jul 21, 2023BY:
IN: Collaborative Law

The Emotional Trauma of Divorce: How Collaborative Law Helps

This is part 1 of a 3-part series on collaborative divorce called “The Collaborative Roadmap.” The authors, Ken Novenstern and Melissa Goodstein, are attorneys and members of the Northern Westchester Collaborative Divorce Professionals. In this first segment, Ken Novenstern contrasts collaborative divorce with litigation in terms of how some of the more emotional issues are handled.

Ken Novenstern is a partner at Fredman Baken & Novenstern, LLP. With offices in Mount Kisco and White Plains, NY, they provide legal services including divorce, separation, custody related matters, and pre and post nuptial agreements.

Using the links below, you can watch the other two videos in this 3-part series.

Part 2 of 3 by Melissa Goodstein can be found at

Part 3 of 3 by Ken Novenstern can also be found at

Learn more about Ken Novenstern, Esq., at

The author, Ken Novenstern, is a member of Northern Westchester Collaborative Divorce Professionals which is an association of lawyers, mental health professionals, and financial professionals specializing in the collaborative divorce process. If you have questions about collaborative divorce and how this alternative to courtroom litigation can work for you, please contact Ken Novenstern. Contact information can be found by clicking/tapping the author image or the "View Profile" link on this page.


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