Solent Family Mediation assist families in conflict, particularly those divorcing or separating. Whatever the problems, our expertise will assist you settle them

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Family mediation is a method of sorting out monetary and children plans after separation or divorce without going to court. You make the decisions with the mediator’s assistance and aid.

Why consider family mediation?

  • It permits you and your partner to handle the effects of your separation on your own terms rather than handing control over to a judge
  • It assists you interact more effectively throughout and after your divorce
  • It’s affordable, especially when compared to going to court

How does it work?

  • There are a number of various mediation designs. Normally you meet as a couple with the conciliator without legal representatives in the space, however attorney assisted mediation is an alternative. Some arbitrators are certified to see kids so their views can be fed back into your conversations
  • Conciliators handle the process and aid assist your conversations by determining and exploring any concerns to offer you the best possibility of agreeing everything
  • Conciliators are unbiased. They can not offer legal advice, however can discuss what’s lawfully possible and how other couples may have fixed things in similar scenarios
  • When you have actually reached a mediation contract in principle, the mediator prepares a summary (often called a “Memorandum of Comprehending”), which isn’t binding till you’ve had the possibility to take independent legal advice. Your lawyer may need to prepare an official order for court approval to give the agreement legal power

Our experience

Mediation is an actually efficient and lower cost option for numerous couples. That’s why, with some exceptions (for example where it’s unsafe due to the fact that of domestic abuse), before making a court application, you normally need to attend a Mediation Information and Assessment Meeting (MIAM) to check out mediation and other out of court options.

Whether we’re serving as conciliators or supporting you through the process as independent advisors, we believe passionately that mediation can be successful even in cases that are intricate or where arrangement might at first seem impossible.

In between them, the mediation legal representatives in our 6 offices across the nation have the certifications and experience to offer the full range of family mediation services including where there are international issues.

Current mediation work consists of:

  • A mediation for moms and dads following court procedures about enforcing an order for child arrangements
  • An attorney helped financial mediation in Jersey
  • A complicated pre-nuptial agreement with properties around ₤ 50m.
  • A high conflict mediation where initially the couple could not remain in the same room together.
  • Mediating in a case including an entrepreneur with complicated organization possessions.

There are a number of various mediation models. Generally you satisfy as a couple with the arbitrator without lawyers in the room, however lawyer assisted mediation is an alternative. Some mediators are certified to see children so their views can be fed back into your discussions
Mediation is a really effective and lower expense choice for numerous couples. That’s why, with some exceptions (for example where it’s risky because of domestic abuse), prior to making a court application, you typically require to participate in a Mediation Information and Assessment Satisfying (MIAM) to explore mediation and other out of court options.

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