What Issues Can Be Addressed?
Almost any matter is dispute is a candidate for mediation. Common mediation issues include the following:
Probate settlements and will contests
Post-divorce agreement modification
Partnership/joint venture issues
Personal injury cases
Gender, ethnic, cultural conflicts
Collaborative law is most often used in divorce and family law cases in the United States. Its use in other area of law is expanding. Virtually any dispute in which the parties are willing to work together to find a mutually acceptable solution is a candidate for collaborative law.
©2008 Ronnie C. McClure, PhD, CPA