What does a mediator DO at mediation?

What does a mediator DO at mediation?

I often find myself telling parties what I do NOT do as a mediator in their case. I am not a judge, jury or attorney to advise them.  I am not the decision maker or the advice giver. After that I can see it on their face, that awkward question… “but then what DO you...
What is the Best Time to Mediate?

What is the Best Time to Mediate?

It is often asked “when should I attend mediation in my case.” Legally, there is no set time you must attend mediation in your case. In Utah all domestic cases are required to attempt mediation before they will be allowed to proceed to trial before a judge, but that...
Benefits of Mediation

Benefits of Mediation

There are plenty of advantages to mediating your dispute as opposed to litigating. Control the outcome Firstly, the parties are in control of the outcome and any agreement reached in mediation.  With this control the parties can make sure any agreement is detailed and...