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June 24, 2015
Texas Lawyer

As this article notes, Houston collaborative lawyers Jack Emmott and Norma Trusch were honored for their work with Houston Volunteeer Lawyers in launching a collaborative divorce option for low-income Houstonians. 

June 2015
Austin Family

These tips for helping parents ease their children through divorce come from guest columnist (and past CLI-TX president) Syd Sharples. 

February 13, 2015
Chicago Tribune/Contra Costa Times

Former Collaborative Law Institute of Texas board member Tracy Stewart was featured in this article on divorce after 50, and how that might affect your retirement savings. 

August 5, 2014
KSTX-FM/Texas Public Radio (NPR-San Antonio)

San Antonio collaborative lawyers Julian Schwartz and Kim Munsinger spoke to Texas Public Radio's The Source about collaborative divorce, in conjunction with the annual Advanced Family Law conference. 

July 4, 2014
Austin American-Statesman

Two Austin collaborative divorce experts -- lawyer Kris Algert and mental health professional Syd Sharples -- were quoted in this article on how to better co-parent after divorce. 

June 2014
Texas Bar Journal

This interview with Kim Munsinger highlights the contributions of collaborative divorce experts throughout Texas to Collaborative Law: Start to Finish, a book designed to help lawyers guide clients through a collaborative divorce in the Lone Star State. 

June 2014
Austin Family

Collaborative Law Institute of Texas president Syd Sharples contributed this article on co-parenting and summer schedules. 

April 29, 2014
San Antonio Express-News

San Antonio collaborative lawyers Kim Munsinger and Harry Munsinger were featured in this helpful overview on collaborative law in a San Antonio Express-News article.

March 18, 2014
KERA-FM (NPR-Dallas)

In conjunction with the annual Collaborative Law Institute of Texas, this article and this interview featuring Linda Solomon, Janet Brumley, and Jelena Kovacevic Yeargain highlight the advantages of collaborative law over traditional courtroom divorce. 

March 1, 2013
Dallas Business Journal

T. Boone Pickens discusses his positive experiences with collaborative law, and support of The Collaborative Law Institute of Texas, with the Dallas Business Journal in this interview.

December 8, 2012
KENS-TV (CBS-San Antonio)
CLI-TX president Julian Schwartz talks to host Mayra Moreno about divorce, children, and the holiday season in this live, in-studio interview.

December 6, 2012
Texas Tribune

CLI-TX president Julian Schwartz answers questions about the state's new proposed do-it-yourself divorce forms for this Texas Tribune article.

December 3, 2012
WOAI-AM (San Antonio)

CLI-TX president Julian Schwartz discusses the new do-it-yourself divorce forms proposed for use in Texas.

August 22, 2012
D Magazine

CLI-TX past president (and Dallas attorney) Kevin Fuller was featured in this D Magazine article on brokering a divorce via collaborative law to settle a $100 million estate, after $7 million in traditional divorce litigation failed to produce a settlement.

March 2, 2012
Huffington Post

CLI-TX member Linda Solomon contributed to this article on the Huffington Post's Divorce Channel.

January 17, 2012
Family Law Reporter

Houston attorneys (and Collaborative Law Institute of Texas members) Harry Tindall and Jennie Smith's article, Collaborative Law: An Innovation Here to Stay, was featured in Family Law Reporter. (Note: The link to this article is a PDF download.)

January 27, 2012
Houston Business Journal

Harry Tindall was just one of two attorneys in the nation who earned the American Bar Association's 2012 Problem Solver award, as noted in this Houston Business Journal article.

August 15, 2011
Houston Chronicle

CLI-TX board member and Houston-based mental health professional Faith Wilson is featured in this Houston Chronicle article exploring the topic of compromise.

May 23, 2011

CLI-TX board member and Austin-based mental health professional Syd Sharples is featured in this article on how to mitigate the effects of divorce on children.

March 8, 2011
KERA-FM (Dallas-Fort Worth)

For this KERA-FM panel discussion, a trio of CLI-TX board members (attorney Curtis Harrison, mental health professional Linda Solomon and financial professional Scott Clarke) explored many facets of and issues around collaborative law.

December 13, 2010
Huffington Post

CLI-TX board member Curtis Harrison contributed to the then-just-launched Divorce Channel on Huffington Post with this article on the minimally-invasive divorce.

September-October 2010
San Antonio Lawyer

CLI-TX member Kim M. Munsinger wrote this article for San Antonio Lawyer explaining collaborative law's benefits, process and history. (Note: The link to this article is a PDF download.)

August 28-29, 2010
Wall Street Journal (Weekend Edition)

This Wall Street Journal article on finances and divorce features a Texas couple who worked with CLI-TX professionals on their settlement -- allowing them to continue to co-own and operate a business together post-divorce. The article includes a quote from CLI-TX board member Norma Levine Trusch and extensive background material from CLI-TX board member Tracy Stewart. (Note: The link to this article is a PDF download.)

May 12, 2010
D Magazine

CLI-TX members Janet Brumley and Carla Calabrese were interviewed for this D Magazine article on collaborative law divorce in Texas.

March 3, 2010
KUT-FM (Austin)

CLI-TX's board president Kris Algert and past board president Kevin Fuller discuss collaborative law with KUT-FM during the organization's annual conference.

June 1, 2009
Houston Chronicle

Norma Trusch was interviewed for this Houston Chronicle article on the financial costs of divorce.

April 19, 2009
Austin American-Statesman

CLI-TX members and Austin-based laywers Carrie Helmcamp and Jennifer Tull were interviewed for this Austin American-Statesman article on the collaborative law process.

April 13, 2009
Fort Worth Business Press

Kevin Fuller was interviewed for this Fort Worth Business Press article tied to the Collaborative Law Institute of Texas's annual conference.

April 5, 2009
Dallas Morning News

Kevin Fuller was interviewed for this Dallas Morning News article on the collaborative law process.

March 26, 2008
KERA-FM (Dallas-Fort Worth)

Kevin Fuller and Camille Milner appeared live on Dallas-Fort Worth's NPR affiliate to discuss collaborative law with "Think" host Kris Boyd.

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