Mediation gives you much greater control of the outcome. 

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Mediation is an Opportunity

  • To craft an agreement that meets both sides interests to the greatest degree possible.

  • To work collaboratively to develop a durable co-parenting plan that best fits the needs of your children.

  • To develop a durable plan with built-in flexibility to suit each family's situation.

  • To reach a settlement in an efficient and cost-effective manner.

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Litigation

  • The family court system is badly backlogged.

  • Judges have less than 30 minutes to review a file and make decisions.

  • The default is to simply divide all assets and debts resulting in liquidation of assets such as the marital home and other properties.

  • Parties end up with a one-size-fits-all settlement in which neither party's interest are served.