Tulsa Divorce Mediation Attorney

How Does Mediation Work in Oklahoma?

Tulsa Divorce Mediation Attorney

How Does Mediation Work in Oklahoma?

Mediation is a cost- and time- effective alternative dispute resolution method. It allows a couple to talk through their disagreements and reach a final decision with the assistance of a trained mediator. Regardless of the terms a couple is on when they decide to divorce, reaching an immediate agreement on all matters of custody, support, and asset division is rare. Luckily, you do not need to surrender to the expensive and lengthy litigation process to reach a mutual agreement with your partner.

In divorce, mediation can help a couple settle on:

Once you and your spouse are able to reach and sign a mediation agreement, it can be presented to the judge to be used as the basis for your divorce settlement. David C. Fisher can adapt to fit the needs of his clients. While ready to serve as a dedicated advocate of a single party, he’s equally able to shift focus and be an effective mediator for the pair. With our help, we can work to swiftly resolve the points of contention in your divorce so you can start focusing on your future.

Resolve your disputes without the hassle of litigation. Call David C. Fisher, P.C. today: (918) 201-1062

What Is the Role of a Mediator?

A mediator is a third party who helps a couple productively talk through disagreements. They have no bias towards either party and play no role in making the final decision. Rather, they bring up discussion points and evaluate each party’s preferences and points of contention, and work to help the couple make a voluntary agreement.

What Are The Benefits of Mediation

Couples enjoy a variety of benefits by choosing mediation in divorce, generally, mediation:

  • Costs less than litigation
  • Takes less time than litigation
  • Leaves no public record of the discussion points
  • Allows couples to remain in control of the final verdict

Mediation allows you and your spouse to craft your own settlement that reflects your individual wants and needs. While the process still requires compromise, it avoids the risk of an order completely contrary to what either spouse wants, which could happen if left to the judge’s discretion.

Discover the Benefits of Mediation with David C. Fisher, P.C. to learn more about how you could benefit from mediation. 

Commonly Asked Questions

How long does the mediation process typically take in Oklahoma?

The duration of the mediation process in Oklahoma varies depending on the complexity of the issues and the willingness of both parties to negotiate. However, it is generally faster than going to court. Mediation can take anywhere from a few hours to several sessions over a few weeks or months, but it is typically a much shorter process than litigation, which can take years to resolve.

Is the mediation process confidential in Tulsa, Oklahoma?

Yes, the mediation process in Tulsa, Oklahoma, is confidential. Unlike court proceedings, which are public, mediation sessions are private, and the details discussed are not disclosed to anyone outside of the process. This confidentiality encourages open communication and allows couples to negotiate freely without fear of their discussions becoming public record.

Why should I choose David C. Fisher, P.C. for my divorce mediation in Tulsa?

Choosing David C. Fisher, P.C. for your divorce mediation in Tulsa offers the advantage of working with a professional who is adept at facilitating negotiations and resolving disputes efficiently. With a focus on adapting to the unique needs of his clients, David C. Fisher provides personalized guidance to ensure that the mediation process is fair and balanced, aiming to achieve a swift resolution that allows both parties to move forward with their lives.

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