Mediators for Orange County, California can assist you with your divorce disputes. When looking to hire a mediator in the Orange County area it is important to understand what mediation entails, and what a mediator's role is. Mediation is at times an alternative to the typical divorce proceeding. Mediation is a less costly alternative for couples who are unable to afford an attorney. The mediation process is voluntary for both parties. These sessions often take place in a more comfortable meeting environment, as opposed to a court proceeding in front of many individuals.
Mediators play a very important role in facilitating cooperative dialogue between the parties. The mediators main role throughout a divorce mediation session is to assist with the flow of dialogue between the two parties. Moreover, the mediator will ensure that both parties are treated with dignity and respect. The ground rules will be discussed with the parties prior to the session commencing. One of the main rules of mediation is to not interrupt, or use inappropriate language. If the mediator hears any of the parties name calling or being disrespectful this could result in the session ending early. If for some reason you are not able to reach an amicable agreement through mediation sessions, attorney or court intervention may be necessary.
Prices for mediators may vary depending on the particular circumstances of your case. Some mediation attorneys offer flexible payment plans to meet your needs. In addition, at times there may be special discounts offered to members of the military as well. When scheduling your initial consultation it is important to ask questions such as, what will the price entail? In addition, another helpful question asked such as, what does this cost cover? Is often very helpful to inquire about from the start. If at anytime during the session you are confused, please ask the mediation attorney to clarify. To help narrow your search many people research online and search by typing into a search engine, "Mediators Orange County California."
If you are looking to retain a mediation divorce attorney please call your local Orange County attorneys. Please call Yanez & Associates at 714-971-8000 for your free initial consultation. We look forward to assisting you with your mediation divorce matter.