Divorce and family law matters can sometimes result in long, dramatic, emotional, and exhausting court battles. While this is the case in some situations, it does not necessarily have to be so painful and excruciating for everyone going through such matters. One way to avoid going to court at all is to handle contested divorce and family law matters through mediation.
Mediation has a lot of different benefits and is becoming an increasingly popular way to deal with these emotional matters. When couples get divorced through mediation, they have the chance to take control of the process and make decisions for themselves. Some of these decisions can include spousal support, the division of assets, custody, child support, and other matters. Mediated divorces are also beneficial for couples who are looking to save money and get through a divorce quickly. The most important thing to keep in mind in mediation is that both parties must be willing to communicate and work together to come to a divorce agreement. When couples can set aside their differences, they may be able to move forward with their new lives far sooner than they would if they had gone through a divorce in court.
If you are considering mediation, it is important to consult with an experienced attorney who can help you and your spouse get started with the divorce process.
If you require experienced legal representation for any of your divorce and family law matters, contact the Law Offices of Mark S. Paige, P.C. today to schedule a consultation.