Mediation described step by step. Part 7: Financial disclosure

Mediation described step by step. Part 7: Financial disclosure

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[…]

How to get the most from a MIAM

How to get the most from a MIAM

How to get the most from a MIAM? Firstly, it is important to understand what a Mediation Information Assessment Meeting can actually do for you. The MIAM, when attended with a Family Mediation Council accredited mediator, such as with New Landscape Mediation in Essex, is not just an opportunity for the mediator to assess you[…]

Financial disclosure made easy

Financial disclosure made easy

In mediation, financial disclosure follows the same stringent rules and regulations as does financial disclosure conducted through solicitors. The difference is that when it is done through a Family Mediation Council accredited mediator, as you will find with New Landscape Mediation in Essex, full and joint financial disclosure can be achieved in as little as[…]

Divorce and poor mental health

Divorce and poor mental health

Divorce and poor mental health. Despite the obvious and poor taste jokes about our spouses being crazy, and that’s why we’re divorcing them, this article in the Independent Newspaper points out the serious and sad truth of the situation. Over the years the life span of the general population has increased as modern medicine keeps[…]