CLE Program Details

Olga Stambler graduated Magnu Cum Laude from Brandeis University in 1992 with a Bachelors of Art in Political Science. She attended Fordham University School of Law and graduated in the top 20% of her class in 1995. Olga was admitted to practice law in the State of New York in 1996 and in the State of Illinois in 1999. She began her legal career as a corporate attorney at Dewey Ballantine in New York City and then at Bell, Boyd & Lloyd in Chicago. She has handled many aspects of Domestic Relations litigation including child support, maintenance, custody and visitation issues and division of complex marital estates.

Olga’s corporate background is a tremendous asset in assessing, negotiating and resolving financial issues. Olga has recently negotiated a successful settlement relating to the division of marital estate worth over $15,000,000. Olga is trained in Collaborative Law. She is a fellow of the Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois and a member of the Association for Conflict Resolution, the Collaborative Practice Professionals of Illinois, and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals.

Program Title: Collaborative Divorce - Resolution without Litigation
Total CLE Hours: 1.00
General CLE Hours: 1.00
Professionalism or Ethics CLE Hours: 0.00
Registration Fee: $ 16.00

Collaborative Divorce-Resolution without Litigation is an in-depth discussion of collaborative divorce that covers the basic principles of the collaborative process along with providing a history on the collaborative movement. Furthermore, the role of the collaborative attorney is defined and differentiated from a litigator in what is called the paradigm shift.

Both the Retainer Agreement and the Participation Agreement are closely examined. The seminar also contains a discussion on evaluating candidates for collaborative divorce and concludes with an overview of the process role of collaborative team members.

Materials provided with the program

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Approved for CLE credit in these Jurisdictions: IL
Available Formats iPod, Flash video
Presenter: Olga Stambler
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