Before going to Court for a family law matter, you first need to attempt mediation.
One way to do so is through family dispute resolution. This involves a qualified mediator working with you and your former spouse. The aim is to reach an agreement on areas of conflict. But, if a resolution is not achieved, you then have the option to go to Court.
However, many people are able to reach an agreement through family dispute resolution.
Here’s some free information on how family dispute resolution works. It might help you resolve your matter out of court, and reduce your legal costs. For more details on the process and how it fits with your circumstances, contact us. We provide free initial phone consultations.