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Why You Should Consider Divorce Mediation in Hawaii

21/07/2021

Couple meeting with a divorce mediator

Divorce can be hard on all parties involved. When a couple goes through a separation as intense as a divorce, it can cause a lot of emotional stress. Relationships are complicated, and breaking up one can be one of the hardest things to do. There are so many issues to resolve in a divorce that some divorce battles can be dragged on for months or even years, due to unsolved disputes between separated couples. Arguments over child custody, property, and finances, can be difficult to settle. This is why having a mediator involved can help the divorce proceedings go a lot smoother and resolve quicker. A skilled mediator can help the couple go over their options and come to reasonable resolutions that will work for everyone.

Mediation gives couples an opportunity to settle grievances outside of court. Once a divorce case is sent to court, the rest of the proceedings are then in the hands of the judge. Choosing mediation allows the couple to make their own decisions and resolution, rather than having it settled by the judge. Honolulu divorce mediation will also keep things confidential as there is no public record of what you discuss in your sessions.

Court trials and hearings can become costly, especially if your divorce is long and drawn out. Mediation can help you save money and work things out at your own pace. The mediation process can also improve communication between you and your spouse, which could help you avoid conflicts in the future.

If you are going through a divorce, you should consider contacting a Honolulu divorce attorney. Not only will mediation help you to sort things out, but it can also help make things easier for the rest of the family as well. Divorce can be especially hard on children, and mediation can help the transitions for them go a lot easier.

Hawaii family lawyers at the law office of Christopher D. Thomas Attorney at Law, have the experience to help you with your individual situation. Call our office today at (808) 261-7710 for more information.