Ideas for a Successful Divorce Mediation.
Most of the time, marriages can be dissolved without a lengthy and costly court battle. According to Collaborative Divorce Texas, 95% of cases are now settled by agreement in Texas. Divorce mediation can save you time, money and emotional toil. Puhl Law Group PC recommends alternative dispute resolution when appropriate. Mediation consists of a husband, wife, mediator and lawyers, working together to come up with important resolutions for the family involved. It is private and confidential and takes place in an office, not in front of a judge. A marriage may be over but there are still obligations that will continue, especially if there are children involved. A divorce mediation can help resolve issues in a more positive way. In Texas, many courts actually require mediation prior to a divorce trial. It is important to choose the right lawyer to help you mediate. Your representative should be certified in mediation. You also need to feel comfortable with your representation and be able to have an open dialogue about your needs and wants in order to have a good, fair outcome.