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Solent Family Mediation assist families in conflict, specifically those separating or separating.

Our family mediation service is quicker and more affordable than heading to court. It decreases dispute, and your household stays in control of plans over children, property and financing.

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

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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 arbitrator’s guidance and aid.

Why think about family mediation?

  • It permits you and your partner to deal with the consequences of your separation on your own terms instead of handing control over to a judge
  • It assists you communicate more effectively throughout and after your divorce
  • It’s affordable, specifically when compared to going to court

How does it work?

  • There are a variety of different mediation designs. Normally you meet as a couple with the conciliator without legal representatives in the room, but attorney assisted mediation is an option. Some conciliators are qualified to see kids so their views can be fed back into your conversations
  • Arbitrators handle the procedure and help assist your discussions by identifying and checking out any concerns to provide you the best opportunity of concurring whatever
  • Conciliators are neutral. They can not offer legal suggestions, however can discuss what’s legally possible and how other couples may have solved things in comparable situations
  • When you’ve reached a mediation agreement in principle, the conciliator prepares a summary (typically called a “Memorandum of Comprehending”), which isn’t binding until you have actually had the opportunity to take independent legal advice. Your attorney might require to prepare an official order for court approval to offer the agreement legal power

Our experience

Mediation is an actually effective and lower cost choice for lots of couples. That’s why, with some exceptions (for example where it’s unsafe since of domestic abuse), before making a court application, you usually require to participate in a Mediation Information and Assessment Meeting (MIAM) to check out mediation and other out of court choices.

Whether we’re serving as mediators or supporting you through the procedure as independent advisors, our company believe passionately that mediation can be successful even in cases that are complex or where contract may initially appear impossible.

In between them, the mediation attorneys in our 6 offices throughout the country have the credentials and experience to offer the full range of family mediation services including where there are global issues.

Current mediation work includes:

  • A mediation for parents following court proceedings about implementing an order for kid arrangements
  • A lawyer assisted financial mediation in Jersey
  • A complex pre-nuptial arrangement with assets around ₤ 50m.
  • A high conflict mediation where initially the couple couldn’t remain in the same room together.
  • Moderating in a case involving a business owner with complicated service properties.

There are a number of different mediation designs. Generally you satisfy as a couple with the conciliator without attorneys in the space, however lawyer assisted mediation is a choice. Some conciliators are qualified to see kids so their views can be fed back into your conversations
Mediation is a really efficient and lower cost option for lots of couples. That’s why, with some exceptions (for example where it’s unsafe since of domestic abuse), before making a court application, you typically need to participate in a Mediation Details and Assessment Meeting (MIAM) to explore mediation and other out of court choices.

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