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5 Myths About Divorce Mediation

When it comes to the complexities of filing for divorce in Canada, there is an abundance of information out there. Some of its true, some of it’s not. To help you wade through the information, we’ve compiled a list of myths about divorce mediation to help you make steps towards an agreeable divorce. Myth 1: […]

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Major Reasons to See a Mediator Before a Lawyer

When you begin to experience issues in your marriage that put you or your family at risk, it is time to seek solutions. Depending on the situation, counselling may be the best course of action – though that is not the only case. When these situations escalate beyond the point of counselling’s assistance – such […]

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Divorce in the Okanagan: Lawyer or Mediator?

Written by our expert mediator, Daniel Mandelbaum, to address the key differences between a mediator and a lawyer’s approach to counselling a divorce. I receive a lot of clients who speak poorly of lawyers. They may unconsciously think that I will sympathize with their thoughts, and probably they have the unconscious intention to create an […]

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Getting a Divorce? What You Should Consider

No matter how your relationship now stands, getting a divorce takes an understanding between both parties. Mediation is a more civilized method of organizing a divorce, which allows both parties to communicate in the same room with a mediator on hand to walk through each step of the process mutually. This avoids the court system […]

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