Mediation and Parenting Services

Going through a divorce or separating from a domestic partnership can be very difficult especially when children are involved. Mediation is a positive and effective way for couples to take control of their separation or divorce without the expense, time and often damaging effects that result from litigation. Dealing with an ongoing parental conflict is difficult and can be disruptive for the parents and the children. Oftentimes couples have a hard time negotiating and communicating and that is why it can be necessary to seek out a mediator. Even when times seem too tough, or you think your issues are going to be impossible to resolve, this is almost always untrue, and mediators are specifically trained to help deal with these hard times.

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Dividing Property in a Divorce

When you’re going through a divorce, it can be a confusing time in your life. Between coming to terms with the changes in your life to accepting your emotional response to all of the challenges being thrown your way, divorces are taxing in more ways than one. When you add to all of your personal struggles the need to determine an equitable division of property in a divorce, it can seem absolutely impossible to come to a fair agreement. That’s why at AMS Mediation, our Burnsville, MN divorce mediators want to help you experience as simple a divorce as possible by providing mediation services to help you determine the best property division settlement for your divorce. By simply looking over your past expenses with your spouse, including all marital property, we can help you come to a quick agreement regarding division of property.

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MY EX’S SIGNIFICANT OTHER/SPOUSE INTERFERES WITH PARENTING. WHAT SHOULD I DO?

More often than not, after you’ve gone through a divorce, you or our spouse, or both, will find new partners. When this happens, it can be stressful for everyone involved, including the new partner, to stick to a parenting plan that works. Because tension is often high in a divorce already, when a new partner is factored in, there are new fears and tensions that you might not have been prepared for. At Amber M. Serwat Mediation, we’ll help make sure you and your spouse continue with your agreed upon parenting schedule and parenting plan, regardless of any new spouses or partners. With us, you can find solace knowing that, no matter how the parenting dynamic changes once a new partner is included in the mix, your parenting plan doesn’t have to change.

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BY LAW, DO MOTHERS HAVE GREATER CUSTODY RIGHTS?

There are 13 key factors that will determine how the court evaluates what is in the best interest for your children when deciding who has primary custody of the children.

The 13 key factors are:

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WHAT IS THE BEST WAY TO MANAGE PARENTING PROBLEMS AFTER THE DIVORCE/BREAK-UP?

In every parenting relationship, there are specific challenges to overcome based on your children, your spouse’s preferred parenting plan, difficult parenting schedules, and more. With so many potential parenting conflicts on the horizon, how can you possibly manage all of the parenting problems that come your way? At Amber M. Serwat, we want to help you resolve parenting disputes simply and fairly without you having to go through the added stress of creating new parenting rules or parenting plans yourself. With our Burnsville, MN divorce mediators, you can be sure that you’ll always have a fair parenting plan that can be adjusted, as needed, to resolve parenting conflicts.

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