I'm Divorcing. If I'm In Mediation, Do I Need An Attorney?

We recommend that you each have an attorney, you will negotiate the divorce yourselves. It is important that you are an informed negotiator. Mediators can provide general legal information but cannot give legal advice. Attorneys provide valuable legal advice and information so that you will be an informed negotiator.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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