Neither party is represented by attorneys. The parties select the mediator.
Both parties are represented by attorneys. The attorneys select the mediator.
Collaboration is an agreement between two parties that they will resolve their case without the adversarial process of litigation or arbitration.
Even in the best of circumstances, disputes can arise between parents and grandparents. Those disputes are likely to escalate when parents divorce. Or they may develop for the first time if grandparents take sides against one of the parents. Learn the circumstances that might cause a parent to decide that grandparent visitation is not in the child’s best interests and the things grandparents can do to avoid parent/grandparent conflicts.
“Will I lose my 401(k) if I divorce my spouse?” This is the most common question divorce lawyers hear once the child-related questions are answered. Unfortunately, there is no simple answer. In a nutshell – the value of the 401(k) will be considered in a final division of the marital estate regardless of who actually receives it in the end.
No. You (the “Relocating Party “) are free to move anywhere you want. However, if your ex (or any other individual with court-ordered custody or visitation rights) (the “Non-relocating Party”) objects to the children’s relocation, you will need the Court’s approval to take the children with you.