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Divorce Mediation: Top 5 Advantages for Choosing Mediation as Your Divorce Option

November 11, 2020

Mediation enables divorcing couples to resolve their marital issues out of court during face-to-face meetings. An attorney mediator assists each couple in generating options for resolution.  Going through a major life event such as divorce is a significant and stressful experience for most people and the process can be long, drawn-out, and emotionally devastating for everyone…

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Collaborative Divorce Pros and Cons In Johnson County KS

October 28, 2020

Collaborative divorce is an alternative to traditional litigation for dispute resolution in a marital breakup. In the context of divorce options, this method involves both parties and their respective collaborative lawyers agreeing to work on resolving their issues without going to court. By seeking a collaborative divorce, you may be able to reach a more…

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Questions To Ask Before Hiring A Divorce Attorney

October 14, 2020

Because of the complex legal principles that are inherent to divorce, if you are considering divorce, you need to choose an attorney whose practice specializes in this area of law. It is important to hire a divorce attorney with whom you feel comfortable talking to and who understands what is important to you moving forward…

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Mediation Can Be Less Overwhelming Than Traditional Divorce

September 23, 2020

Mediation is an alternative to a traditional litigated divorce in Kansas and Missouri in which an attorney-mediator guides an open and informative dialogue between the parties as they work together to resolve their issues. With mediation, the parties are more capable of evaluating the legal, emotional, and practical aspects of their divorce calmly and without conflict.  …

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Collaborative Divorce and Mediation Alternatives to Litigation: Similar But Different

September 9, 2020

While collaborative divorce and mediation are similar in that you have control of all the important decisions and both involve outside professionals for help negotiating a settlement agreement, collaborative divorce can be a better choice when the divorce involves complex financial decisions or challenging issues with parenting time and you want to avoid a traditional adversarial…

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Divorce Mediation Generates Options Tailored To Families

August 26, 2020

Divorce mediation helps people deal with a variety of divorce-related problems with the assistance of a neutral third-party. The primary goal of family mediation is not to bring children into the middle of the chaos of a divorce. Rather, it is meant to ensure that their voice is heard and that they are advocated for.…

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Collaborative Divorce: Is It Legally Binding?

August 12, 2020

Collaborative divorce is a results-focused, out-of-court process used to facilitate disputes between parents over child custody and support, distribution of property, and other related matters. When a couple is committed to resolving their issues in a constructive and respectable atmosphere, a collaborative divorce lawyer can help. Many people may not be aware that a collaborative…

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Why Choose Divorce Mediation For Marriage Dissolution

July 22, 2020

Divorce mediation is a popular alternative to the traditional method for getting divorced for many couples in Kansas and Missouri. For people who have experience with divorce, they know the impact it can have on family members at the realization that the marriage is over. It often causes feelings of extreme anxiety, depression and a…

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Collaborative Divorce Benefits Families in Kansas City

July 8, 2020

A collaborative divorce is often the best option for families going through a marriage breakup. Hiring an attorney who is trained in collaborative divorce can help as the parties navigate the process. A collaborative divorce attorney is a specially trained divorce attorney who helps guide discussions and develops creative solutions between you and your spouse. The…

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Selecting Mediation Is Important When Children Are Involved

June 24, 2020

Mediation is a form of dispute resolution in which parents discuss how their children will be cared for following a divorce. The primary goal of mediation is to come to an agreement that’s best for the children. In order for mediation to be successful, both parents must be willing to communicate in a respectful and…

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