Mediation – Arbitration
Mediation-Arbitration is a hybrid of Mediation and Arbitration. The process begins with Meditation; however, in the event the parties cannot come to an agreement, any of the outstanding issues would be solved through Arbitration. This would mean that the Arbitrator could make finals decisions on all the outstanding issues. In most cases, the Mediator and Arbitrator are the same person.
Why should I use Mediation-Arbitration over Mediation or Arbitration?
Mediation-Arbitration allows the parties the initial opportunity to come to an agreement before having a neutral third party make any final decisions. It also allows both parties to move on faster with their lives, thus reducing the emotional and financial stress of going to court.
How Can We Help You?
For an initial consultation, tell us a little bit about your case and a member of our law firm will contact you within one business day.
Related Blog Posts
Evolving Family Dynamics: British Columbia Courts Recognize More than two Parents under the Family Law Act – by Cristen Gleeson and Emily Milne
In a recent decision of the BC Supreme Court, British Columbia Birth Registration No. 2018-XX-XX5815, 2021 BCSC 767, the Court determined that all three parents in
Will your prenuptial agreement stand up to a court challenge? The BC Court of Appeal recently revisited this issue in the case of Dhaliwal v.