Some people want to court to make the agreements made in mediation more formal, whether that is arrangements for finances or about where children live or spend time. This is called making something” legally binding”It is a good idea to get some legal advice before starting this process. There are solicitors in each of the areas we work in who support people through the mediation process.
If you wish to you can represent yourself and there are resources available to help you to do this .Click here to find out more.
During the mediation process you will be encouraged to obtain legal advice and the assistance of a Solicitor will be required in order to prepare the documentation for the legally binding orders once agreement is reached.
Family Matters works in conjunction with the legal profession within South Yorkshire and the Humber area. Below are a number of Solicitors who provide legal help and support the mediation process.
Listed below are solicitors who can provide legal advice and help during the mediation process.