Civil Collaborative Practice
While Collaborative Law/Collaborative Practice originally arose in the family law arena, many lawyers have realized that it is an appropriate tool in other civil cases. In Civil (non-family) cases, it is still in the early stages.
Probate, employment, medical error, and business formation and dissolution are among the most common areas where civil collaborative is the tool of choice.
Avoiding Litigation (Paperback)
by Sherrie R. Abney (Author)
Michael A. Zeytoonian's Pioneers on the Horizon: Collaborative Law In Employment Relationships:
The Zeytoonian Center for Dispute Resolution
The Global Collaborative Law Council:
A practitioner email group is at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/civilcollaborative/ and membership must be approved by the moderator.