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Clare, Family Solicitor
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Hello,
My partner is going through a divorce, which is not amicable when it comes to division of property. He has to go for mediation. Please can you tell me what this involves? She has a solicitor as she's on disability benefit, but my partner can't afford one. Is the mediator attached to her solicitors, or are they an independent agent who remains unbiased? Finally, is my partner vulnerable without having a solicitor in attendance?
Many thanks for your advice.
Kind regards,
Nina
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Family Law
Expert:  Clare replied 2 years ago.
Hi
Thank you for your question.
My name is ***** ***** I will do my best to help you
Mediation is a way of trying to resolve matters without going to the court
You can read more here
http://www.familymediationcouncil.org.uk/
The Mediator is nothing to do with his ex's solicitor and her solicitor will not be in attendance
I hope that this is of assistance - please ask if you need further details
Clare
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