What is Alternative Dispute Resolution?

May 30, 2018

An increasing number of cases settle before ever reaching the courtroom.  This is no less true of family law.  Settling a case before getting to the final hearing lets the parties tailor-make a solution for their case.  This can be particularly advantageous in a family law setting, as it allows people to make their own […]

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Mediation and Documents You May Need

May 1, 2018

Alternative dispute resolution is growing in popularity across the nation, including mediation.  Mediation can be a fantastic tool to help you and your soon to be former spouse or partner come to an agreement on some or even all of the issues involved in your family law case.  Mediation is often in a relatively informal […]

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Why Should I Go To Mediation?

February 12, 2018

 Alternative dispute resolution is being increasingly used in all types of cases across the United States in order to help parties to all types of litigation settle before a trial.  Family law cases in Minnesota are no exception to this.  Couples are increasingly turning to different ways to find quicker and less costly ways to […]

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What Is Mediation and Is It Right for My Case?

November 10, 2017

Divorce and custody are stressful and draining, both emotionally and financially.  Family law cases can last months or sometimes even longer, and if you take your case  all the way through trial, it means you will have a judge telling you how to divide your assets, divide your debts, and how to handle your children.  […]

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Facing divorce? Have a seat at the (mediation) table.

October 2, 2017

Credit Katie Jarvi, Attorney Divorce is a really small word for a really big pile of stuff: Emotions. Logistics. Discussions. Paperwork. Arguments. Even if you and your soon-to-be-ex plan on holding hands and frolicking through the process with mutual respect and admiration, it’s still an intimidating undertaking. And if you’re feeling not-so-frolicky? Or downright acrimonious? […]

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