What should I discuss at Divorce Mediation?
A summary of the matter should be provided to the mediator at least 7 days before mediation. This brief should include a list of the issues in dispute, if financial, a table of the assets and liabilities, the parties’ desired outcome, a brief history of the family and any settlement offers made to date.
What is the success rate of mediation?
around 85 percent
How do I ask for mediation?
Demonstrate your willingness to be flexible from the beginning by asking your spouse’s opinion about your proposal. If you are proposing mediation, provide a list of several mediators to choose from, and ask your spouse to suggest a mediator. Don’t try a hard sell.
What is a disadvantage of arbitration?
There are, however, also some disadvantages to arbitration as a method of resolving a dispute. If arbitration is binding, both sides give up their right to an appeal. That means there is no real opportunity to correct what one party may feel is an erroneous arbitration decision.