Divorce, separation or parenting agreements don’t always have to be reached through stressful, expensive court battles.
There are legally recognized options worth trying, to reduce both conflict and cost.
These options are known as family mediation services. They include mediation, mediation/arbitration and parenting coordination. They are sometimes referred to as “ADR” or alternative dispute resolution.
ADR is available to anyone – common-law partners, extended families, married couples and same-sex partners – whose lives will permanently change due to a breakup.
Benefits of ADR in family law: