Five Top Tips for preparing for Family Mediation

Five Top Tips for preparing for Family Mediation

Mediating your divorce or separation is an opportunity to try and settle your case without going to court. However, to be successful, you must be well prepared. Follow our FIVE TOP TIPS to help make your mediation a positive experience:- BE PREPARED Be prepared for...
No Fault Divorce

No Fault Divorce

As a member of Resolution, Evolve Family Mediation supports no fault divorce. The current law says that unless you have been separated for two years with consent, or five years without, you have to divorce on the grounds of adultery or behaviour. In 2016, the majority...
Divorce: making arrangements for your children

Divorce: making arrangements for your children

Making arrangements for your children when you are separating can be a nightmare. There are no set rules about where children should live, or how much time they should spend with the parent whom they are not living with. This means that you and your ex are free to...

My top tips for a successful mediation are:-

Be ready and don’t rush: it is important that you feel emotionally ready, and able to think rationally before you start mediation; Look forward and not back: try and focus on the future, rather than dwelling on recriminations for what has happened in the past; Be...

The Challenges of Christmas

Christmas is traditionally when families spend time together. It can be a particularly hard time for parents who have separated or who are going through divorce. It is only natural that both parents want to spend time with their children on Christmas Day. If you...