Mediation allows you and your spouse to reach a fair settlement with the aid of a third, neutral party called a mediator. Mediators in Delray Beach, who are at most times attorneys, are trained in dispute resolution techniques, helping you and your spouse identify and resolve issues related to finances, custody, and property.
Please note that mediators cannot give you or your spouse legal advice in Delray Beach. Whereas it is your Delray Beach lawyer’s role to protect your legal rights, it is the mediator’s role is to aid you and your spouse in communicating and reaching an agreement.
Together you can make decisions and reach a positive agreement that is more customized and specific than the one you might receive from a judge, as well as save some money, as mediation is less expensive than filing a lawsuit in Delray Beach. Florida requires mandatory mediation if the couple has children and properties in Delray Beach. Also, differing situations call for specific mediation services such as divorce mediation, family mediation, legal mediation, and child custody mediation in Delray Beach.
When decisions are agreed upon by divorcing couples in Delray Beach and their attorneys, everybody wins. Studies show that a family mediation settlement is reached faster than other forms of negotiation and reduces the emotional trauma families experience in the case of a divorce. Divorce mediation can greatly reduce the trauma for children in this instance. If you are a couple that says, “we are only going to hire lawyers if things get ugly,” then divorce mediation is for you.
Since 2009, our firm has set itself apart from others in Delray Beach, by not only having the knowledge and experience to advocate for our clients but also by providing peace of mind as we walk our clients through every step of the family law process. If you are seeking a professional mediator in Delray Beach who can handle the needs of your family matter, don’t hesitate. Ms. Sinatra opened her family law practice and handled all marital and family attorney matters, from simple matters, high net worth, complex family law litigation, mediation services and appellate matters in Delray Beach.