Houston Divorce Lawyer Answers Common Questions About Mediation
by: Marilyn Gale Vilyus
If you are reading this, then you are probably either thinking of filing for divorce — or have a feeling that your spouse may be filing for divorce — whether you want to separate or not.
One of the common questions that an individual going through the divorce process asks is “What is a Divorce Mediation?”
Mediation is a process which allows both you and your spouse to maintain control over your destiny and the terms of your divorce settlement. Both parties and attorneys attend either a four-hour or eight-hour mediation, depending on the complexity of your case.
Is the Mediator a Lawyer?
Although some mediators are social workers, most commonly the mediator is a lawyer who acts as a neutral person to hel...