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February 2015 Archives

Unlocking some myths about divorce

For those of our readers who are new to this blog, you have probably been warned about the issues that can come about during divorce. Chances are that you have been told about horror stories about divorces that go on forever, as well as those that cost tens of thousands of dollars. And this is before the emotional injuries that you ostensibly will endure.

How to make mediation work for you

In our last few posts, we have discussed mediation and what issues may be appropriate for the process. With our latest post, we will highlight what you should expect and how best to conduct yourself during an actual mediation. We hope that these tips can help in making the process smooth for you.

Disputes that are ripe for mediation

With last week’s post, we highlighted some of the benefits of mediation compared to traditional litigation. Because a number of child custody and parenting time disputes center around issues that family court judges may not be willing to deal with, mediation is a way to get some threshold issues resolved before they fester over time and become emotional roadblocks.

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