Mediation is a method of helping spouses identify their issues and assist them to work towards their mutually agreed solutions. Whenever spouses are not able to resolve their issues on their own, a mediator may be able to help in establishing communication between them.
Trained family mediators can help spouses resolve issues regarding separation, parenting, divorce, support payments, division of property and much more. They are third parties and are neutral in nature.
Mediation is a process which can be used to resolve disputes before litigation is considered. Once an agreement is reached in the stage of mediation, it is advisable that you review it with your lawyer before signing the documents.
Mediation is not right for everyone, especially in cases of violence or abuse.
What are the benefits of family mediation?
Mediation as a process of divorce settlements has many advantages including: