One of the questions family lawyers often get is whether it is possible to get divorced without going to court. The answer is: yes. Dispute… Read More »How is Mediation Different from Collaborative Law?
Divorce is one of the most difficult times in any person’s life. It’s made harder by the fact that while you’re struggling to come to… Read More »Five Benefits of Using Mediation to Resolve Divorce Issues
Mediation is a proven way for people to avoid going to court. Family law mediation, in particular, can save people who are going through the… Read More »How You Can Reach an Agreement in Mediation
When a couple’s relationship ends, things can become so bitter and emotional that people can think going to court is the only way to resolve… Read More »5 Reasons Why You Should Consider Mediation for Child Custody Disputes
When it comes to family law matters, none of us really want to go to court. Unfortunately when a couple separates, dividing up the property… Read More »How to Get Ready for Property Settlement Mediation
There are a variety of terms used in the area of alternative dispute resolution (usually referred to these days as just ‘dispute resolution’) and at… Read More »Difference Between Mediation & Conciliation
In the context of family law disputes, unfortunately for many, the default position is to seek legal help and pursue a resolution through litigation. Whilst… Read More »How Mediation Can Help in Financial Agreements
At the outset, there are circumstances in which mediation is not appropriate and we will detail them further in this article. In Australia and throughout… Read More »Family Law Mediation. What Happens If I Don’t Want to Do It?
The last predicament you want to be in following separation is without money. Yet it’s not uncommon for people to leave a relationship without properly… Read More »Becoming Independent Sooner. How Mediation Can Help You Agree on Spousal Support
There is one myth that is often prevalent in the minds of separated couples that they need to wait until they’re divorced before considering a… Read More »When Should We Consider Property Settlement Mediation?
At the outset, let’s be very clear, mediation is not litigation. Litigation, of course, conjures up in the minds of many people, a battle to… Read More »Litigation or Mediation? Choose Very Wisely!
We encourage you to contact Mediators Australia first. We can answer your questions about whether or not mediation may work in your particular circumstance. In… Read More »I’m Contemplating Separation, Do I See a Lawyer or a Mediation Practice First?