Benefits of Divorce Mediation

“Mediation” is a term that many divorcing spouses will likely hear. While you might have an idea about what mediation might be, many people are unclear about the process and its potential benefits for a divorce case. The following are some benefits that spouses can gain from a successful mediation process. Saving Resources There is no doubt that litigation can be costly – in money, time, and energy. If you and your spouse are at an impasse over one or more issues in your divorce, you likely want to avoid going to court. Mediation can help spouses who are at odds work together to find a solution that prevents the need for litigation and its associated costs. When informal negotiation is not working, mediation might be the tool that saves you resources. Maintaining Control Over Your Case When a case goes to court, the judge will rule on relevant issues [...]