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Family Advocate, the quarterly news-and-feature membership magazine of the Section of Family Law, addresses current family law topics and provides useful how-to articles in every issue. For more than 20 years, mental health professionals, judges, family lawyers, and their clients have turned to Family Advocate for practical information and advice on handling increasingly complex cases.

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Featured Issue: Volume 37, No. 3 (Winter 2015) Negotiation: Techniques to Enhance Settlement


This issue of Family Advocate addresses Techniques to Enhance Settlement, expert advice to help you with negotiations; planning for Settlement, early negotiation, preparing a client, logical arguments and Court’s role.

View the Table of Contents for a full listing of features and departments.

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Publication Date: January 2015

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