What issues can mediation help with?
Mediation can assist with many different types of issues that people throughout Florida face. When a person thinks of mediation, many times they think of mediation in terms of matters of divorce and family law. While mediation is an excellent route for those who are looking to obtain a divorce or work through family law issues such as child custody or spousal support, it should also be considered when an issue arises in a different type of situation as well.
Some of the other types of problems a person may encounter that mediation can help resolve can include business disputes and civil matters. If, for example, two business partners are having an issue with each other and the business is taking a toll as a result, they may want to consider attending mediation sessions to help work through some of the problems. Another example can be if two neighbors are having a disagreement, they may want to do so in mediation.
Mediation is beneficial for many types of situations because it allows everyone to air their grievances in a safe environment. Additionally, an experienced mediator can prompt questions that can assist both parties in getting to the root of the problem at hand. They can also assist all of the people involved in finding a solution to the problem in a way that best meets the needs of everyone involved. A mediator can help find a compromise in a more peaceful manner than would be taken in another type of dispute resolution. The relationship between the parties is generally far more amicable after the mediation sessions take place. If you have an issue with another person, contact an experienced mediator to see if this is the best option for you.
Judith Goldberg is an experienced Boca Raton mediator serving Palm Beach and Broward County, Florida. If you need a compassionate mediator to guide you through your family law matter, contact our Boca Raton office for a free consultation.