The majority of celebrities in the news who divorce, have long, drawn-out, drama-filled divorces, fighting over money, homes and child custody and support.  Recently, however, one celebrity couple who divorced, Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes, reached a divorce settlement in record time.  They set an example on how to end a relationship with a minimum amount of dissension and stress, an example that all divorcing couples should follow.

When a couple decides to divorce, their goal should be to end the relationship quickly and amicably.  Listed below are five benefits to settling your divorce in this manner.

After you have made the decision to file for divorce, contact an experienced divorce attorney who will explain your options and assist you in reaching a divorce settlement quickly and amicably, thus avoiding the stress, frustration and financial burdens that come with a long, drawn-out divorce settlement.