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Divorce Mediation — A series of FAQ’s — Part 5

Posted in Divorce Mediation
How to create a divorce agreement with the help of a mediator — without going to court. Does the mediator meet with both spouses together or separately? Some mediators prefer to work separately with each spouse, acting as a go-between. Others prefer joint meetings where both spouses are present and communication is more direct. There… Continue Reading

Divorce Mediation Myths

Posted in Divorce Mediation
by Attorney-Mediator Katherine E. Stoner Who is at a disadvantage in mediation: men or women? An expert debunks myths about divorce mediation. Myth: Mediation allows one spouse to dominate another. Fact: A good mediator pays close attention to the power balance between the spouses and uses specific techniques to address any imbalance. If one spouse… Continue Reading