Denver Divorce Mediation Attorney

Benefits of Divorce Mediation

There are numerous benefits that one may experience by choosing mediation rather than litigation in the event of a divorce. With a background as a divorce lawyer and as an experienced mediator, a Denver divorce mediation attorney at our firm can offer you the help you need to approach the often complex and stressful process of legally ending your marriage. We have included information about the different benefits associated with mediation, and we also welcome you to contact our offices at our earliest convenience to discuss your particular case. We want to help you make the right choices for your unique situation.

In discussing your divorce with a mediation lawyer at our firm, you can find out more about our approach and can discuss how we may address such issues as child support, spousal support, parental responsibilities and asset division.

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A Denver Divorce Mediation Attorney Explains

Divorce is a tough transition to make for all involved, including spouses and children. It involves hard decisions and hard feelings, including bitterness, resentment, and animosity. Children are often the unwitting victims of divorce warfare, suffering confusion, depression, anger, and other negative emotions. Traditional divorce can become legal warfare between battling spouses, which involve long litigations that are costly, time-consuming, and hostile. A contested divorce leaves less money for you, your spouse, and your children and takes an emotional toll on all involved. Why put yourself and your family through such a stressful, expensive, and negative process? Divorce Mediation is cooperative problem solving with the assistance of a neutral legally and professionally trained professional, who freed from the role of acting as attorney for either party, can help you see through the emotional element of divorce, and often envision options never considered prior to mediation. Without “lawyering up” attitudes clouding the true concerns of the parties, the Mediator provides each party the opportunity to be heard on various issues. Under the guidance of a neutral party, the mediator, negative emotions are more likely to be diffused to make way for practical, reasonable, and fair resolutions. A Denver divorce mediator who is also a trained lawyer can help both parties understand the consequences of their decisions and he can inform them equally of the issues relevant to their situation. Then focusing on the real concerns of each unique situation, the mediator helps the parties explore various approaches to a resolution.

Benefits of Divorce Mediation

There are many advantages to divorce mediation.

  • Controls costs, both emotionally and financially.
  • Benefits the children by reducing conflict between parents.
  • Enables parties to emerge from divorce with self-respect.
  • Establishes a foundation for co-parenting.
  • Focuses on the present and the future – not the past.
  • Confidential process the parties control rather than attorneys and judges.
  • Parties more satisfied with outcome.
  • Customized agreements for your unique situation.
  • High rate of compliance.
  • Greater degree of control over outcome.
  • Workable, comprehensive, and implementable plans.

See our Mediation FAQs page for additional answers to common questions about divorce mediation in the Denver area. To find out more about divorce mediation, contact our law offices and schedule your free initial consultation with a Denver divorce mediation attorney today!