Laurie Puhn, JD, is a Harvard-educated family and divorce lawyer/mediator with a private practice in Manhattan. She is the author of "Fight Less, Love More: 5 Minute Conversations to Change Your Relationship without Blowing Up or Giving In." She has appeared on local and national media, including Fox & Friends, Weekend Today, 20/20, Good Day New York, and CNN, and her communication and relationship advice has appeared in Good Housekeeping, Real Simple, Redbook, and the New York Times. She also conducts empowering relationship communication seminars and workshops nationwide. Her website is: http://www.lauriepuhn.com/
Divorce lawyer and mediator Laurie Puhn sees a lot of fighting couples--and she wouldn’t have it any other way. “Not only are fights inevitable, they’re good,” says Laurie. In her new book, Fight Less, Love More: 5-Minute Conversations to Change Your Relationship without Blowing Up or Giving In, Laurie teaches couples how to fight effectively. “You and your partner don’t need to talk more, you need to talk better,” she says. She sat down with FOF to discuss this revolutionary concept and shared 5 quick-fixes for common communication blunders.