The Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin, Inc. (CFLCW) was incorporated on August 21, 2000. It is one of the oldest Collaborative Practice groups in the country. Many of the founding members of CFLCW were instrumental in the development of the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals. (IACP).

Over 250 attorneys, financial professionals and mental health coaches and child specialists make up the membership of CFLCW. Every member must undergo training in the Collaborative Process and, in addition to their specific professional continuing education requirements, also complete a set number of hours in Continuing Collaborative Credits – which consists of training and interaction with other members – and must do so every 2 years.

Our Mission:

The Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin, Inc., is a statewide association of lawyers, mental health professionals and financial advisors who work together to learn, practice and promote a collaborative process for problem solving and a respectful resolution of family law issues.

Our Vision:

Transform the resolution of family law issues to the respectful process of collaborative law.

Interested in Becoming a Collaborative Professional?

Visit the Collaborative Family Law Council of Wisconsin Member Site for more information


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