Why is Family Law Mediation So Important in Divorce Cases?

In Singapore, family disputes are forcing couples to move to marriage termination. This is a complex process involving stress, money and disturbed life.

In Singapore, family disputes are forcing couples to move to marriage termination. This is a complex process involving stress, money and disturbed life. For such people, family law mediation is a simplest and an effective way to sort out the family problems and get to the root cause of the issues and resolve it with the help of an expert mediator. For this, make sure to provide the complete details of the case and your expectation from the mediation to your lawyer. In general, mediation is an effective way to settle things outside the court room and handle the issue in presence of both the parties.

It is to be noted that the mediator is a third party and does not represent either party or also do not provide any legal advice. This process is very complex as it involves discussion on important factors like custody, divorce, parenting disputes, spousal support, child issue and property division. Thus, look for an effective mediation and take the help of your divorce lawyer to make it a successful effort.

Here are some of the benefits and factors that are the part of the mediation:

Voluntary participation: It is a voluntary participation and it is your interest to attend the mediation. You are not bound to attend it if not interested.

Reduces overall cost of divorce: Family law mediation in an effort to solve the problems and reduces the overall cost of the divorce. This avoids going for several dates in the court and get away from the huge expenses of the extensive trial preparation.

Active role to plan the future: With this, you get a better understanding of the future of the spouse and the children who will be affected by the divorce.

Gather complete information on divorce: This is the best way to gather complete information on the ultimate issues that have lead to the divorce. Here both parties understand each other concerns and get active to deal in the court. This is the right platform to prepare required documents for dealing with the entire divorce process.

Express your feelings: Mediation in the presence of your divorce lawyer is the right platform to explain your feeling and why this situation is arising. These discussions are must for getting the real understanding of the issue that is not possible in the court room. You can easily move forward to even discuss the legal benefits and issues of the divorce.

About Author: Jamson Lim works for a top international law firm in Singapore and has effectively handled foreigners divorce cases in Singapore. He mostly writes on topics likes expat divorce ebligibility, divorce in Singapore, expat assets division and others.

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