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Mediation and How to Prepare For It – Men’s Divorce Podcast

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About This Episode

Join Scott Trout, CEO & Managing Partner of Cordell & Cordell, along with Alexandria Mederos, Cordell & Cordell’s Litigation Manager, in this episode as they discuss the topic of mediation in divorce and custody cases.

Mediation, a crucial step in legal proceedings, is explored in detail by Mr. Trout and Ms. Mederos. Listeners will gain insight into the process, its mandatory nature in some cases, and the role of a neutral mediator in facilitating discussions between parties and their attorneys.

Mr. Trout and Ms. Mederos offer practical advice on mediation preparation, emphasizing early lawyer-client meetings, drafting mediation memos, formulating a first offer, addressing non-negotiables, understanding logistical details, and preparing for the possible outcomes, whether settlement or continued proceedings.

Tune in to this informative episode of the Men’s Divorce Podcast to ensure you’re well-prepared for mediation in family law cases, ultimately aiming for efficient resolutions and avoiding protracted litigation.

If you are facing divorce and not sure where to turn, contact a Cordell & Cordell divorce attorney.

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Cordell & Cordell was co-founded in 1990 by Joseph E. Cordell and his wife, Yvonne, as a general practice firm with a focus on men’s divorce and family law.

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