Mediation Services For Divorce And Other Family Law Matters

Family law matters such as divorce, child custody and other issues can be incredibly difficult to resolve. Everyone has their own agendas and often conflicting sets of best interests. Creating effective resolutions can often be best achieved by finding common ground rather than fighting each other.

Mediation helps people resolve the most intractable disputes. It is an especially well-suited tool for the needs of people facing family law issues. Working with an experienced mediator can help you create the most direct path to securing the resolution you need to all types of family law matters, including:

  • Divorce
  • Child custody
  • Child support
  • Spousal support
  • Division of property

What Are The Advantages Of Mediation?

Mediation has a number of advantages over the traditional means of resolving family law issues through the courts. Some of those advantages include:

  • Cost and times savings
  • Keeping ultimate decision-making power in your hands rather than ceding that power to a judge
  • Reduced stress
  • In cases with children, it can help develop a paradigm of cooperation or peaceful dispute resolution that will be very beneficial as the child is being raised
  • Protecting children from unnecessary stress

Court-Approved Mediator In Missouri And Kansas

I am attorney Hugh F. O'Donnell. For more than 40 years, I have been helping people work through the most difficult family law matters. I know the good that the mediation process can do and I have the experience necessary as a mediator to be able to help you effectively work through the challenges that stand between you and the resolution that will best suit your individual situation.

A Leader In The Mediation Field

Over the years, I have trained other attorneys on mediation and have earned the respect of the courts and the legal community for my efforts to use mediation to help people. I am proud of my role as a leader in bringing the benefits of mediation to people in Missouri and Kansas.

Family Mediation In The Kansas City Area

Helping people secure the effective resolutions they need to difficult family law matters is my goal. To schedule a free initial consultation, call 816-533-3290 or contact me online.