Children are a financial asset. Joint custody will mean less time with the children and less or no child support.
Mediation is a voluntary and confidential process, in which an impartial third party trained mediator helps disputing parties reach a mutually agreeable settlement.
In my opinion, if mediation is to work, both parties need to be able to negotiate and present their position. I rarely find that divorcing couples can sit in the same room and work out a solution. If they could, they’d probably still be married. But there are times when a mediation setting doesn’t work.
Mediation is a voluntary and confidential process in which an impartial, trained third party helps disputing parties reach a mutually agreeable settlement. You go into the mediation organized and prepared to COMPROMISE. But there are pitfalls, so read on.