LFS Blog

Mediating With Children

Mediating With Children

Some of my experiences of mediating with childrenI have trained to mediate with children (Child-Inclusive Mediation) with the Family Mediators Association. If both parents agree and the child wants to be part of Family Mediation they should have a voice in Mediation....

How can I prepare myself to get ready for Family Mediation?

How can I prepare myself to get ready for Family Mediation?

Austin Chessell joined London Family Solicitor in October 2019. Below are Austin’s top 10 tips on how to get ready for Family Mediation. 1. If financial matters are discussed in Family Mediation start collecting your financial disclosure now. Pension documents can...

Financial Provision for Children Part 1: Statutory Child Maintenance

Financial Provision for Children Part 1: Statutory Child Maintenance

Whatever their marital status, parents have a responsibility to provide for their children financially. At times, steps need to be taken to ensure that a parent meets this obligation; particularly where one parent does not reside with their child and is not managing...

Mediation: A Process Towards Settlement

Mediation: A Process Towards Settlement

When legal problems arise, going to court is seldom the only option. In fact, the courts are more frequently being recognized as a last resort. There exists a myriad of other (often cheaper) ways to resolve disputes, some with surprisingly long histories. Mediation is...

Childrens well being in Relocation Cases – Part III

Childrens well being in Relocation Cases – Part III

When the parents of a child divorce or separate the foundation of that child’s world is often thrown into turmoil and the vey basis of their security and stability is threatened as they are no longer have equal access to their caregivers. From the child’s perspective...

Let’s Work Together

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close