Who wins during Family Law Mediation in Florida?

by | Nov 12, 2015 | Firm News, Florida Family Law

Family Law Mediation is a legal option available to married couples who have decided to dissolve their relationship without going through the expensive cost of the courts to settle their marriage dissolution. Family Mediation is conducted by a certified mediator that will evaluate both individuals to determine if they apply for mediation, primarily making sure that neither party is put in danger with a face to face encounter. The mediator, neutral person trained to help and understand relationships, will conduct the mediation to better facilitate and promote communication between the parties. Ultimately, Family Mediation results in higher rates of success and content individuals moving forward with a relationship. Having troubles with a relationship is a normal part of life. If you live in the Broward, Miami-Dade, or Palm Beach areas of Florida and need help with Family Mediation, contact the Law Offices of Mark E. Sawicki, P.A. today.

Who really wins during Family Law Mediation in Florida?

  • No one wins and no one loses. Do not think of Family Mediation as a competition with winners gaining more than losers. Mediation is exactly that, an attempt to mediate the terms of a difficult situation. Divorce is a difficult situation and can become costly and time consuming in the courts of Florida. The cost of Family Mediation is considerably lower and the chances of staying amicable with your ex-spouse is tremendously higher. It is in the best interest of parents with kids involved to seek Mediation. By using Family Mediation, both parties give up some bit to reach a mediated agreement that benefits all parties.

Why don’t more couples use the Courts for their Family Issues/Divorces?

  • The unfortunate couples that do end up in the courts over their Family Issues/Divorces are unlikely to leave the courts without paying large sums of money to settle their cases. This money could be used in a multitude of other places including education, food, housing, and child support. Almost all couples that go through the courts report they would prefer to use an alternate means to solve their divorce.

Why is the cost of going to Court so expensive?

  • Legal costs of court can include attorney’s time, your time, the court’s time, and the time of your soon to be ex-spouse. These individuals are not cheap to hire, and costs can rise quickly at the behest of either spouse’s desire. Family Mediation quickly becomes a better option when considering the costs of going to court in Florida.

Contact our family law attorney in Ft. Lauderdale Today!

Family Mediation is a fantastic option to settle a divorce without the paying the costs of the courts. It is a no brainer when comparing costs. Mediation can lead to a healthy separation for both spouses and any kids involved with the relationship. If you need Family Mediation in Florida, specifically Broward, Miami-Dade, or Palm Beach counties, contact Mark E. Sawicki, P.A. The Law Offices of Mark E. Sawicki, P.A. are here to help you find an amicable resolution to your divorce and get you back to your life.