Uncontested Divorce – Not the Same as Uncontested Issues

Divorce mediation clients sometimes come to me believing they already have complete agreement on the issues that need to be resolved for them to move forward with divorce. More often, however, the mediation process helps them to make mutually acceptable decisions they...

American Rescue Plan Act of 2021

In an effort to address the economic impacts of the Coronavirus pandemic, Congress has approved and President Biden has signed the American Rescue Plan Act of 2021. Among the many provisions of this act, there are some that are particularly relevant for divorce...

Grapes Are Not Just for Eating (or Drinking)

Divorce can be a tough and trying emotional experience. There are no easy ways of coping with that anguish, uncertainty and emotional turmoil. Mediation, as a process, is designed to keep a challenging transition from being even more stressful. But what else can be...