After a marriage draws to an end, the divorcing couple must begin the trying work of untangling their legal, financial and child custody lives. While some believe the process will go well enough to consider mediation, the rest must hire family law attorneys. How does a couple know if mediation is right for them? Lifehacker has a list of eight signs divorcing couples should look for if they suspect that mediation won’t work for them.
The traditional path for couples seeking divorce has been either collaboration or litigation. But sometimes a different path may be best: mediation. Legal Scoops lists four reasons why mediation may be a better solution.