Family law expert Matthew Shepherd provides valuable insights on the options available to clients when property mediation results in partial agreements in this informative video. He discusses the potential of arbitration as a complementary process to mediation, helping parties maintain the momentum of their hard work.
Matthew explores the scenarios where arbitration might be a suitable alternative to mediation, such as when mediation is deemed inappropriate or when clients are resistant to the process. He then provides a detailed guide on getting a family law property arbitration underway, including the types of arbitration available, selecting an arbitrator, determining the scope of arbitration, and choosing the right model for the proceedings.
The video outlines the various arbitration models and their benefits, from off-the-paper proceedings to full hearings. Matthew emphasizes the importance of planning meetings and obtaining consent from all parties to ensure a smooth arbitration process.
Arbitration can provide a sense of procedural fairness, psychological recognition, and overall satisfaction for clients, even when mediation hasn’t produced a complete resolution. It’s an excellent option for clients seeking a quicker, more cost-effective, and private process for resolving disputes.
At Ramsden Lawyers, we understand that family law disputes can be stressful and emotional. Our team of experienced family lawyers is committed to providing the guidance and support needed to navigate this challenging time. We have extensive experience in property mediation and arbitration, and we work with our clients to find the most effective and appropriate solution for their specific circumstances.
In conclusion, Matthew Shepherd’s video provides an insightful guide to clients on the options available when property mediation results in partial agreements. Arbitration can be a suitable alternative to mediation, and it provides clients with a quicker, more cost-effective, and private process for resolving disputes. If you’re dealing with a family law matter, the team at Ramsden Lawyers is here to provide the expert guidance and support you need.
May 02 2023