Child Custody Mediator

Issues surrounding child custody are some of the most difficult, complex and highly contested issues in the entire divorce process. Sharing custody with an ex-spouse who you once loved and now wish to separate from can cause plenty of difficulty. And, the simple idea of not seeing your children each and every day is a huge adjustment for all parents. A child custody mediator can provide neutrality, perspective and a safe and constructive environment for divorcing parents to come up with workable solutions and parenting plans for all types of child custody issues. AMS Mediation specializes in child custody mediation for those in the Burnsville, MN area. Even if resolution seems impossible, our team can help you find common ground and begin building a parenting plan, one step at a time.

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Divorce Without Court

The idea of going to court to settle your divorce may be stressful and even intimidating. Communicating about the very personal and private details of your marriage in an open court is daunting enough, but a court battle is often highly contentious very much based on a win/lose premise. Couples who decide to settle their divorce in court spend thousands of dollars and countless hours trying to finalize the separation of their lives, and it can be very difficult. Divorce mediation can allow you and your spouse to decide on all aspects of your divorce without a traditional court battle. Mediation empowers you and your divorcing spouse to make decisions about your divorce that are best for you and your family. The team at AMS Mediation can help facilitate the divorce mediation process for you and your family. We focus on providing divorce and parenting services that are efficient, effective, respectful, informative, and non-judgmental with a specific focus on developing Parenting Plans (also known as custody arrangements) that keep children as the priority and conserving financial resources.

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Family Law Basics Classes in Minnesota

Many couples enter divorce with a very limited understanding of divorce law, which is understandable, but this can be extremely limiting when it comes to navigating the difficult process. Without basic knowledge about the legal process, conflict can quickly increase between the two parties, and the process can become emotionally taxing and unnecessarily expensive. In fact, the state of Minnesota recommends that couples who are beginning the divorce process complete a family law basics course that can provide important information and can empower both parties to help control the legal outcomes of your divorce. AMS Mediation of Burnsville, MN offers the two recommended courses, both of which are four hours in length.

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Female Divorce Mediator Near Me

Amber Serwat of AMS Mediation offers divorce mediation services that serve a wide variety of people with a wide variety of needs in Minnesota. She understands that some female clients feel more comfortable working with another woman, and AMS Mediation wants to ensure that their clients receive the help they need.

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Affordable Neutral Divorce Help

Divorce can cost couples a small fortune, and leave them facing financial difficulty in addition to the already uncertain future. The average cost of a divorce that is litigated through the traditional court system starts at about $15,000 and can go up from there. Most of these costs are attorney fees, court costs, and hiring other experts such as a real estate appraiser, a tax adviser or a child custody adviser. If you are looking to spend less on your divorce, mediation can be another excellent choice for settling important divorce terms without breaking the bank. AMS Mediation specializes in helping couples conserve their valuable resources by using mediation to solve important issues such as division of property, developing a parenting plan (otherwise known as a custody agreement) and determining child and/or spousal support payments.

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