Mediation described step by step. Part 6: After meeting with you both

Mediation described step by step. Part 6: After meeting with you both

Family mediation is here to stay. But how does it work? What actually happens? How can you make sure the settlements reached are fair, and what do couples who mediate have to do? The purpose of this 12-part series is to attempt to answer those questions specifically – at least as it applies for those[…]

Carolyn Hanes

Meet the Author: Carolyn Hanes

Carolyn Hanes is a regular contributor to the New Landscape Mediation blog and provides us with great insights into family mediation, mediation with children, and mediation after divorce. She is a well-respected lawyer and mediator, and holds the following qualifications: Carolyn Hanes studied music at Sheffield University 1983 – 1986 BMus(Hons) 2:1 and later went[…]

Financial Separation without financial ruin

Financial Separation without financial ruin

Financial Separation without financial ruin isn’t a myth. It is possible to balance the books by choosing the option of a mediated divorce. Family mediation services at New Landscape Mediation provide a streamlined step by step mediation process, so that you can achieve a well thought through solution without eating into your hard earned resources.[…]

low cost, central London mediation with 5 star assistance

Low cost, central London mediation (with a 5 star professional team)

Low cost central London mediation with a 5 star professional team to assist you is far easier to access than most people think. New Landscape Family Mediation offers mediation services across the Herts/Essex region as in central London with offices conveniently located within Stafford Young Jones solicitors near Monument station. There comes a time in[…]

what is better a bad marraige or a good divorce

What is better: A bad marriage or a good divorce?

What is better: A bad marriage, or a good divorce? This is a question that people have been asking quietly of their friends and trusted advisors for many, many years. “Let’s stay together for the sake of the kids” is the usual outcome for those who decide to continue to plod on, year after year[…]

Meet the team at New Landscape Mediation Johnathan Pease

Meet the team at New Landscape Mediation: Johnathan Pease

Meet the team at New Landscape Mediation: Johnathan Pease is one of the founding partners of New Landscape Mediation. Originally from the USA, Johnathan moved to the UK in 1989. Having initially received a certificate in Counselling from the University of Hertfordshire in 1996, Johnathan began training as a relationship therapist with Relate qualifying in[…]

Because the cost of family breakdown is already high enough

Because the cost of family breakdown is already high enough

Because the cost of family breakdown is already high enough, divorce mediation offers an alternative to the traditional, solicitor led court based divorces of the past. On separation you will both face a myriad of tricky issues, from where you will live and how you will manage financially, to how much time the children will[…]

3 things about divorce mediation people want to know most

3 things about divorce mediation people want to know most (but also don’t know who to ask)

We often get asked to describe the top 3 things people want to know about divorce mediation. Whilst that is difficult to properly in a short blog post like this, we’ll do our best. First and foremost, people want to know: What is mediation exactly? Is divorce mediation fair? Can divorce mediation help us develop[…]

Break away from the buzzwords

Break away from the buzzwords

A straight forward solution in straight talking: Mediation.   The latest buzzword in family law to describe a straight forward method of resolving many of the practical issues stemming from the breakdown of a relationship. But what exactly does it actually mean and how can it provide help for those in the middle of this very painful experience?  […]