How Mediation Works
Mediation is a straightforward three-step process which moves at whatever pace best suits you. Michael will guide you through each step, helping you to understand your choices, the law, your rights and what typical agreements look like.
There’s never pressure to settle. Your mediation is complete when you’re comfortable with your whole agreement. Mediators don’t impose settlements, like a Judge or other outsider might.
Ordinarily, meetings are 90 minutes and are about one to two weeks apart, depending on your needs. Of course, you can instead schedule mediation meetings on your time line, so the process moves at a pace that’s comfortable for you.
A typical mediation includes the following steps:
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