DUI & Divorce

Nearly half of all marriages in the United States end in divorce. Based on my many years of experience as a trial lawyer in California and then a family law mediator in Phoenix Arizona, coupled with my psychology background, the likelihood of divorce and its complexity is much greater when a husband or wife has…

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Divorce Mediation McMahon Group Interview

Divorce Mediation Arizona – Scottsdale – Phoenix – Valleywide – Tucson Youtube Video Video Transcription 00:05 “The McMahon Group: Welcome back to The McMahon Group everyone. Well, you know, breaking up is sometimes very hard to do, and if you or someone you know is going through a divorce, there are some options out there…

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Easy and Cheap Arizona Divorce Document Preparation

Video Transcription “Hello, I’m Oliver Ross the founder of Easy Cheap Divorce Online. And I’m really excited to talk to you about how you can save money, time and aggravation by using our services. Since 1995, we’ve helped over 2500 Arizona couples divorce or legally separate quickly, easily and cheaply without having to deal with…

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Will a DUI Affect my Child Custody Case?

For any parent, the most important opportunity available to them is to be able to share time with their child. When you are a parent who is in a relationship with another parent, the opportunities of child custody becomes determined by the court system. The child services court is designed to provide a child with…

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Mediated Marital Settlement Agreements

The prospect of signing a legally-binding divorce settlement agreement in the midst of such the unusually high emotions attendant to divorce or legal separation is likely to be a daunting one. However, the mediators at Out-of-Court Solutions® provide clients in the Phoenix, Scottsdale, Chandler, Glendale, and Valley-wide with options and alternatives, as well as the…

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How Bankruptcy Can Help Stop Foreclosure In A Divorce

Stopping Foreclosure During Divorce Those faced with foreclosure in Tucson Arizona, may look to bankruptcy as an option to keep their homes. Using a Chapter 7 to file for relief from the court, can actually cause a stay to be placed on the collection activity, and all foreclosure activity will come to a halt. While…

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Low-Cost Alternative to Risky “Do-it-Yourself” Divorce

For clients considering a “do-it-yourself” divorce, the option of using a document preparation company that offers as-need mediation gives divorcing couples the benefits of keeping costs low, making sure that every legal, financial, and tax matter is covered, and having the availability of a legally-trained mediator to clear up any misunderstandings or disagreements. One could imagine…

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Divorce without Lawyers: Out-of-Court Solutions’ Doc Prep with as-needed Mediation Program

When divorcing couples in the general metropolitan areas of Arizona agree on most everything there is no need for them to get involved with lawyers. Under our document preparation with as-needed mediation program http://www.outofcourtsolutions.com/doc-prep-divorce/, for a low flat fee we prepare and file all of the court documents required to divorce in Arizona, keep track…

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Mediation: Avoiding the Hazards of Self-Representation

For clients considering self-representation during a divorce, the option of mediation offers the benefit of working with a legally-trained practitioner who possesses a wide array of knowledge and skills.  For example, mediators provide clients with all of the relevant legal, financial and tax information necessary to make fully informed decisions. During a divorce, this knowledge is crucial…

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The Benefits of Mediation Extend Beyond Divorce

Following a divorce involving minor children, continued amicable communication between parents is essential for the best interest of the children. For this reason alone, mediation has benefits that extend beyond the communication surrounding the initial divorce.  For example, according to many former Arizona clients in Chandler, Scottsdale, Glendale, Tucson, and other cities throughout the Phoenix metropolitan…

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Assets too Complex for Phoenix Divorce Mediation?

Having mediated over 1500 divorces in Read more about divorce mediation Phoenix, Scottsdale, Chandler and other cities in the Phoenix metropolitan area, it’s my experience that many divorcing who have substantial assets mistakenly believe that their case is too complex for mediation. However, the truth is quite the opposite: when a mediator has extensive backgrounds…

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Children of Divorce

Early on in my career as a mediator it became apparent that grief is endemic to divorce. I realized that sooner or later virtually everyone going through divorce – including children of divorce – is bound to experience the stages of grieve common to the loss of marriage: denial, anger, sadness, bargaining, and acceptance. This…

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Mediated Divorces: The Smart Way to Divorce

Why do so many celebrities like Tom Cruise and Katie Holmes, Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries, and Tiger Woods and Elin Nordegran mediate their divorce? The answer is simple: their managers tell them that in addition to being private, mediation will save them a lot of time, money and aggravation by avoiding adversarial lawyers and…

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