What is Family Mediation Week?

What is Family Mediation week? What is Family Mediation week? ‘Really?’ you my cry! It’s December, and you may be knee deep in preparations for the big day, but if you are already thinking that Christmas may herald the start of divorce, rather than a...

Talking with your children about divorce

Talking with your children about divorce Talking with your children about divorce can be tricky. After all, as your children grow up, being able to have any meaningful conversation with them can be a challenge when your daughter is going through yet another love/hate...

Mediation Conversations

Mediation Conversations Has your lawyer recommended Family Mediation? Unless there are reasons why mediation isn’t suitable for you, they should have discussed it with you. So how do you feel about it? are you thinking that finally, you and your former partner...

Legal Aid in Family Mediation

Legal Aid in Family Mediation Legal Aid in Family Mediation. Turn on the television, open the newspapers and you’ll be hearing, or reading about cuts. Cuts are everywhere, and if you’ve been thinking about separation, divorce or issuing ‘family...

Co-parenting During The Holidays and Beyond

Co-Parenting during the holidays and beyond Co-parenting during the holidays and beyond? It only feels like 5 minutes since Christmas, and what with Pancake Day already out of the way, we’re on the countdown to Easter. Perhaps it  feels a bit too soon (at least...

The Benefits of Using a Lawyer Mediator

The Benefits of Using a Lawyer Mediator So you’re looking for a mediator? No? Well if you are separating, divorcing or thinking of applying for an order in the family court,  you should be. Mediation has the potential to save you time and money and even avoid...