Essentially there are six ways to negotiate or achieve a property settlement with your ex.

Working up in order of complexity and cost they are as follows;

1. Kitchen table negotiations.

Some people are lucky enough to be able to simply sit down with their ex and discuss how they want to divide assets. This might happen over the kitchen table or by email. If you can do this, GREAT! This is usually the cheapest and fastest means to negotiate an outcome. Once you reach agreement in this way you