with offices in San Francisco and Oakland, California.
We use Mediation and Collaborative Law methods to facilitate the resolution of issues related to: estates and probate, divorce, child custody, child and spousal support, marital settlement agreements, and premarital agreements.
At Mediation Offices we are committed to:
- Tailoring clients’ legal services to their specific needs
- Facilitating respectful resolutions with an emphasis on creating a positive future for clients and their families
- Practicing a values-based approach to conflict resolution, which involves getting to know clients and understanding their priorities
xxxxxxxxOver the years, I have developed ways to keep clients’ costs down by creating systems, information, and processes which enable clients to do as much work on their own as they are able. But I resist taking the further steps of creating a set divorce process, charging a set price, and then expecting clients to fit in that pre-designed process. I do not want my clients to lose one of the main benefits of non-adversarial processes like mediation and Collaborative Practice, which is that we are able to create a divorce process which meets individual clients’ needs as they are defined by the clients and evaluated by the professionals.....[More]