A Fair & Friendly mediation uniquely integrates legal expertise, psychological principles, and scientifically tested methods of negotiation to help you reach the best outcome possible. As a result, mediations are successful over 90% of the time.
Reach an agreement that is customized to you and your values. Keep control of your life in your own hands, where it belongs.
neu-tral - not aligned with or supporting any side or position in a controversy.
Family Mediation means a neutral third party helps you resolve family law issues on your own, via agreement, rather than have a judge impose a decision on you. All issues are resolved privately, with all communications strictly confidential.
Mediation is a cheaper, faster, and more compassionate method of resolving marital disputes. It helps you not get stuck in the past, and keeps you moving towards the life you want to live. The goal of a mediation is to reach a settlement agreement, which prevents you from having to go to court.
Florida has "no fault" Divorce - instead of figuring out who is to blame, courts will instead focus on resolving these issues. Before a judge can sign off on a dissolution of marriage, he or she has to determine whether any support obligations exist, and divide money and property according to the law. Some laws are specific and formulaic, while others are more like guidelines. Often times only a few categories will be relevant to your particular situation, with only one or two being sticking points.
Determinations of parental responsibility
Custody and Sole Custody