If you are planning to divorce there are likely many things you are concerned about. While some divorces are acrimonious there is not a rule that requires that this is the way it has to be. For couples who are interested in ending their marriage in an amicable manner, collaborative law may be the way to go.
There are other reasons that this approach may be desirable to divorcing couples. One reason is that is takes less time. In addition it often ends up costing much less financially.