At Besserman Law, we understand that family disputes can be emotionally taxing and complex. Our goal is to provide our clients with a less adversarial and more amicable path to resolving family conflicts. Mediation is a powerful tool that allows individuals and families to reach mutually beneficial agreements, reducing stress, cost, and time spent in litigation.
The Benefits of Family Law Mediation
Mediation encourages open communication and cooperation between parties, fostering a more amicable resolution to family disputes.
Mediation often leads to quicker resolutions compared to lengthy court battles, allowing families to move forward sooner.
Mediation is generally more cost-effective than traditional litigation, saving you money in legal fees and court expenses.
Mediation empowers both parties to actively participate in the decision-making process, ensuring that the final agreement meets their unique needs.
Mediation is a private process, protecting sensitive family matters from becoming public record in a courtroom.
Our Mediation Services
For couples seeking a divorce, our experienced mediators can assist in reaching agreements on property division, child custody, visitation, and spousal support.
Child Custody and Visitation Mediation:
We prioritize the best interests of your children, helping parents create fair and workable custody and visitation arrangements.
Child Support Mediation:
Mediation can help parents establish or modify child support orders, ensuring financial stability for their children.
Property and Asset Division Mediation:
Our mediators guide couples through the equitable distribution of assets, including complex financial portfolios, real estate, and business interests.
Alimony and Spousal Support Mediation:
We assist in negotiating fair alimony and spousal support agreements that consider both parties' financial circumstances.
Modification and Enforcement Mediation:
When circumstances change, mediation can facilitate modifications to existing family court orders or help enforce compliance.
The Mediation Process
Initial Consultation: We begin with an initial consultation to understand your unique situation and assess whether mediation is the appropriate approach for your case.
Mediation Sessions: Our skilled mediators will facilitate structured discussions between the parties, guiding them toward mutually acceptable solutions.
Agreement Drafting: Once an agreement is reached, we will draft a legally binding document outlining the terms of the resolution.
Court Approval: If required, we will assist in submitting the agreement to the court for approval and incorporation into a court order.