The Secret to a Friendly Divorce is a book that gives precise tips to divorcing spouses on what to say and do (and not say and do) if they wish to minimize the length, cost, and fury of their divorce.

Its co-authors, J. Richard Kulerski and Kari L. Cornelison, offer the electronic (e-book) version of the book 100% free of charge to all visitors of this website, with no obligation whatsoever. It will be sent to you immediately and in total anonymity, as no records are made of those who request the e-book.

Soft cover copies of The Secret to a Friendly Divorce are available at


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Kari and Richard are staunch advocates of the non-court approach to divorce, and are also active and seasoned litigators with over 80 years of combined trial experience in the Illinois divorce courts of Cook and DuPage counties.