Collaborative Attorney, Mediator Candice Komar Discusses The Art of Negotiation\
Family law attorney and founding partner of family law firm Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC Candice L. Komar discusses negotiation and persuasion at the Inspired Women’s conference held in Pittsburgh, PA
Candice is recognized as a leading practitioner, litigator and highly skilled negotiator in matrimonial law. As a certified mediator trained in collaborative law, Candice understands the motivations and needs of both sides of the case and is able to create strategies in her collaborative divorce cases taking interests (as opposed to positions) into account. Pursuing an interest in the psychotherapeutic dynamics of family law, she also holds a Certification in Constellation Therapy through the Hellinger Learning Institute of Western Pennsylvania.
As a seasoned negotiator, Candice offers advice for any debate, personal or business, such as:
Listen More. Talk Less.
Don’t be in a hurry.
It’s not personal.
Move toward a solution.
Give trust and respect.
It’s not negotiation. It’s problem solving.
Candice is a graduate of the University of Dayton Law School, where she served as associate legislative note editor of the Law Review. She earned dual bachelor degrees in English and business from the University of Pittsburgh. She is admitted to practice law in all Pennsylvania State Courts and the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.
Downtown-based Pollock Begg Komar Glasser & Vertz LLC is the largest firm dedicated solely to family law in western Pennsylvania. Founded in 2001, Pollock Begg is a top-tier law firm as ranked by U.S. News and World Report and a champion for attorney pro bono work, volunteerism and community involvement.