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How to Provide Child Support for a Special Needs Child

{3:30 minutes to read} Remember my article on Parents of Special Needs Children are Special, Too? This is a follow-up [...]

Is Divorce Really What You Want or What You Think You Want?

{1:45 minutes to read} Like George Bush said, “It’s hard work.” Marriage needs both spouses to be partners to achieve a [...]

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I’ll Divide the Marital Assets in Half as Long as My Half Is Bigger

{2:10 minutes to read} It was a beautiful day: the sun was shining, the birds were singing, and I was [...]

Is Child Support Just 25% for 2 Kids?

{2:03 minutes to read} I have 2 kids, so all I have to pay is 25% for child support, right? OK, so [...]

We Are Looking for the Mediator with the Cheapest Hourly Rate

{2:24 minutes to read} When the police arrest you for having drugs that you insist aren’t yours, do you look [...]

If You Want the Job, Just Write What We Say!

{2:36 minutes to read} Couples often get the idea that they can save a lot of money during the mediation process [...]

I’m Going to Mediation To “Get Over” on My Spouse!

{2:54 minutes to read} Couples with many assets can present challenges above and beyond in a divorce settlement. I met [...]

Why Must I Read My Divorce Agreement?

{2:24 minutes to read} How often have I received a phone call from divorced spouses asking questions about their settlement [...]

Self-Determination by the Parties? Well Almost!

[Time to Read: 2.1 mins] The Mediator’s battle cry is usually,”Let the parties self-determine their outcome. Our job is not [...]

Should Mediators Draft Legal Agreements?

[Time to Read: 2 mins] For years, I've heard that some non-attorney mediators write their own settlement agreements. When I [...]