Facilitator: Diana Shepherd, CDFA®, Editorial Director and Co-Founder of Divorce Magazine
Before a couple can finalize their divorce, decisions must be made regarding child custody and support, alimony, assets, and any other divorce-related issues. Divorce-related disputes can be settled through litigation or mediation, but a couple must first decide which process will work best for them. More
Marta J. Papa, a.k.a. the Divorce Whisperer®, is a highly reputable divorce lawyer and mediator who is considered an authority on mediation nationwide. With more than 25 years of experience in mediation, litigation, and settlement negotiations, she has successfully completed thousands of litigated and mediated divorces.
What you will learn from this podcast session: “Litigation vs. Mediation: Which Should You Choose? Part 1”
This session will:
- explore the main differences between divorce litigation and mediation.
- discuss the difference in cost between divorce litigation and mediation.
- offer a list of the benefits of mediation.
- describe what makes a divorcing couple ideal candidates for mediation.
- address cases where litigation would be a better option than mediation.
- explain whether there always a trial, or whether it is possible to settle out of court when using litigation to resolve divorce-related issues.
Divorce-related disputes can be settled through litigation or some form of alternative dispute resolution – such as mediation. Here’s some advice on choosing the right mediator, an explanation of how mediators work with high-conflict couples as well as those with very complex issues, and what you can do to prepare for divorce mediation. More
As someone with a high net worth going through divorce, it’s important to work with a financial professional who has experience in working with high-net-worth clients. Learn about the issues and opportunities that you may come across during the divorce process that will affect your financial future. More
Before you begin the divorce process, it’s important to understand the various issues you may face and steps you need to take. While not all divorces can be amicable, considering the 10 things discussed in this podcast will allow you to go through a more civilized process. More
Family lawyer Ginger L. Dugan answers some of the most frequently-asked questions regarding the divorce process in Florida. From how to initiate a divorce to how to choose the right attorney, to how long it takes to finalize a divorce, to the best alternatives to going to court for a divorce – this session will help you prepare for your divorce in Florida. More