FINANCES. FAMILY. FUTURE.

Solent Family Mediation assist households in conflict, particularly those separating or separating.

Our family mediation service is quicker and more economical than heading to court. It lowers dispute, and your family stays in control of arrangements over kids, home and finance.

We work right across England and Wales and our family mediation service has more than 30 years’ experience providing specialist, professional family mediation services.

Mediation

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Family mediation is a method of sorting out financial and kids arrangements after separation or divorce without litigating. You decide with the mediator’s guidance and assistance.

Why consider family mediation?

  • It allows you and your partner to handle the repercussions of your separation by yourself terms rather than handing control over to a judge
  • It helps you communicate more effectively throughout and after your divorce
  • It’s affordable, especially when compared to going to court

How does it work?

  • There are a variety of various mediation designs. Normally you meet as a couple with the conciliator without lawyers in the space, but attorney assisted mediation is a choice. Some conciliators are qualified to see kids so their views can be fed back into your discussions
  • Arbitrators manage the process and assistance assist your discussions by determining and exploring any problems to give you the best chance of agreeing whatever
  • Mediators are neutral. They can not offer legal guidance, but can explain what’s legally possible and how other couples might have dealt with things in similar circumstances
  • When you’ve reached a mediation agreement in principle, the conciliator prepares a summary (frequently called a “Memorandum of Comprehending”), which isn’t binding until you have actually had the chance to take independent legal advice. Your attorney might need to prepare an official order for court approval to provide the agreement legal power

Our experience

Mediation is a really effective and lower cost choice for numerous couples. That’s why, with some exceptions (for example where it’s risky due to the fact that of domestic abuse), before making a court application, you usually need to go to a Mediation Information and Assessment Satisfying (MIAM) to check out mediation and other out of court choices.

Whether we’re acting as arbitrators or supporting you through the procedure as independent advisers, we believe passionately that mediation can prosper even in cases that are complex or where agreement might initially seem impossible.

Between them, the mediation legal representatives in our six workplaces across the nation have the credentials and experience to offer the full variety of family mediation services including where there are worldwide issues.

Recent mediation work consists of:

  • A mediation for moms and dads following court proceedings about enforcing an order for kid arrangements
  • A legal representative helped financial mediation in Jersey
  • A complex pre-nuptial contract with assets around ₤ 50m.
  • A high dispute mediation where at first the couple couldn’t be in the very same room together.
  • Mediating in a case including a business owner with complicated service properties.

There are a number of different mediation models. Generally you satisfy as a couple with the conciliator without attorneys in the space, but legal representative assisted mediation is an alternative. Some arbitrators are qualified to see kids so their views can be fed back into your discussions
Mediation is an actually reliable and lower cost choice for many couples. That’s why, with some exceptions (for example where it’s hazardous since of domestic abuse), before making a court application, you generally need to attend a Mediation Info and Evaluation Satisfying (MIAM) to check out mediation and other out of court options.

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