The Divorce Field Guide is an informational podcast for listeners who are considering, at the outset of, or in the midst of a divorce. We break the topic of divorce down into bite-sized pieces, with the goal of making your divorce process feel more manageable and clear as you go through it. Each episode covers a different topic related to divorce. You can find episode transcripts as well as a free guide to divorce on our website: thedivorcefieldguide.com.
Episode 1 is our introductory episode. We'll cover an overview of what's to come in the podcast, and what you can expect to learn from it. We'll also review two key concepts, which will serve as a foundation for future episodes.
In Episode 2, we cover the basics of negotiation and understand why it plays an important role in your divorce, and why it pays to brush up on your negotiation skills
Divorce Negotiation + The DIY Divorce
Episode 3 dives into more detail on the role of negotiation in your divorce, and we cover our first type of divorce negotiation: the DIY Divorce.
Episode 4 is all about divorce mediation. We cover how it works, who's involved, who talks to whom, how much attorney involvement you can expect, how likely you are to spend time in court, and more.
Episode 5 takes a close look at collaborative law. We cover how it works, who's involved, who talks to whom, how much attorney involvement you can expect, how likely you are to spend time in court, and more.
Settlement Negotiation in Divorce
Episode 6 focuses on settlement negotiation. We cover how it works, who's involved, who talks to whom, how much attorney involvement you can expect, how likely you are to spend time in court, and more.
This is the most helpful divorce podcast. What a public service to let us listen to this expertise for free and no ads! Her voice is calm and soothing and like every topic is discussed. You saved me during my divorce. Thank you!
You saved me a fortune !!!!
I started listening to this podcast when I knew I was going to leave my (ex) husband. I was terrified of the divorce process and didn’t know what to expect so coming across this website was a godsend. I listened to every podcast and so when it was time for me to file, I knew exactly what I was walking into and my level of preparation was so high that my lawyer was astonished. I prepared myself ahead of time by getting all our financial information ready. This was not a case of a woman who didn’t know what was in the account or where all the accounts were. I was prepared for the division of assets, for custody, and for various details I wanted to be sure were outlined in our decree. I say this saved me a fortune because I was so prepared that I didn’t allow my lawyer to lead me down rabbit holes like they tend to do. I knew what I was entitled to, what he was entitled to, and I knew the cost of fighting for anything in the grey area would outweigh the benefit. And so, I was divorced in 61 days and did so for a very reasonable amount. I know this wouldn’t have been the case had I not stumbled into this podcast. So, thank you!
Really helpful and thoughtful
Useful tips for anyone going thinking about or going through a divorce. Episodes are thoughtful and comprehensive, and Ani makes the subject matter easy to follow (and entertaining, even?). A great complement to working with your own lawyer, or a great guide for the DIY’er.