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This type of divorce most often involves divorce lawyers. The clients do not speak with each other, only with their own attorneys. This type of negotiation is similar to the game of “telephone” but is necessary if spouses are unable to be in the same room. The messages can get garbled, and posturing occurs. However, negotiated settlement are a more popular, but old-fashioned, way of settling family law issues.