A divorce can really be stressful events particularly for children as it greatly affects their viewpoint regarding their relationship, love and family. So for this reason this complicated situation should be handled carefully so that it may not harm anyone. Moreover this becomes more stressful due to the number of expenses attached to it.
The expenses of a divorce in UK court can be equal to the average annual salary of the person. There must be some alternative for this problem as spending that much amount of money on such a miserable event is really a sin. Some of the mediation sessions in UK have offered an affordable solution to resolve some of the problems with your ex-spouse. The stress can be costlier than its whole as you will have to attend a number of sessions where problems and relationship issues will be discussed.
Open-ended procedures are offered in these sessions so that you can decide the number of your attendances to get desired results. In order to avoid any outside disturbance these sessions are held between the mediator and the client. Your going-to-be ex partner and you will discuss the reasons and other things that caused your divorce at these sessions. You will have to find out the best ways in these sessions to save your children from this stressful experience. You will find the best solution by analysing all the possibilities thoroughly with the help of the mediator.
Different taxes, child custody and support, retirement and property are some of the topics you can discuss in these sessions. Main aim of all these efforts is to agree on a point which can satisfy you both. Sometimes the mediator has to intervene to keep the couple honest and calm when the situation becomes difficult. He tries to keep them on the track and focus on the main problem. The mediators do not take anyone’s side as they are totally impartial.
Most divorces are horrible for both the parties though sometimes everything goes well in a quiet and pleasant manner. All the problems can be resolved with the help of mediators. So instead of spending lots of money and time in the unpleasant environment of the court you can go for these affordable procedures. You can not only discuss and solve your financial and property matters at these sessions but also make plans for parenting your kids. So you can peacefully divorce your ex-partner by solving all of your divorce related problems through mediation.
Effective October 2016
Mediation Information and Assessment Meeting (MIAM) – £99.00 per person
FM1/C100/Form A for court purposes – £49.00
Mediation meetings Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm – £150 per person per session ( 90 minutes)
Mediation meeting out of office hours Monday to Friday 5.30pm to 8.30pm & Weekends – POA
Preparation of open statement of financial information – from £60.00 per hour per person
Preparation of parenting plan – from £60.00 per person
Preparation of memorandum of understanding – from £60.00 per hour per person