Worcester Divorce Mediation Lawyer
Law Offices of Polly Tatum
Divorce hurts - even if you're the one who "wants" it. If
you and your spouse can't split in a friendly, respectful, and caring
way, your kids are going to suffer, your bank account is going to suffer,
and you are going to suffer. Mediation is a better idea. If you are seeking
a compassionate lawyer to help see you through this process, call Polly Tatum.
Divorce Mediation Versus Family Law Litigation
Our law firm offers mediation services designed to help families find solutions
to divorce-related conflicts in a non-combative approach. Often, mediation
is a less-costly alternative to a prolonged courtroom battle. Worcester
divorce mediator Polly A. Tatum acts as a third-party neutral mediator
to address conflicts in divorce mediation.
mediation for limited issues
, such as:
In some cases, however, a formal lawsuit might be the only way to effectively
resolve a family law dispute. In addition to offering mediation services,
Polly A. Tatum also represents clients as their attorney in contested
divorces and guardianship disputes. She is highly skilled in family law
and prepared to advocate for her clients' best interests or act as
a neutral third party.
Select a Highly Skilled Divorce Mediator in Worcester
Worcester County does not require mediators to obtain a professional license.
This has opened up the floodgates for many people - often with no legal
background - to offer
divorce mediation services. Some mediators have been known to come up with creative agreements
that ultimately cannot move forward without a judge's approval. Divorcing
couples end up having to start all over again and hire another mediator
or divorce attorney.
When the stakes are high, consult an experienced divorce mediator upfront
to help you navigate the legal process, making sure every detail is covered.
Since 1997, divorce mediator Polly A. Tatum has
handled more than 2,000 divorce and family law mediations. She has a firm understanding of the divorce procedures and how local
judges respond to mediation agreements. Polly A. Tatum is highly effective
at facilitating open discussions focused on resolving conflicts with solutions
that a family law judge would likely approve. A divorce can be a highly
complicated legal process. Make sure your rights are protected and all
issues are fully addressed with Polly A. Tatum's guidance.
Offering Legal Services for Nontraditional Families in Worcester
At the Law Offices of Polly Tatum, we frequently work with gay and lesbian
families to provide advice and solutions to common family law questions.
We understand the unique issues nontraditional couples face and the laws
that affect them. Call the Law Offices of Polly Tatum to learn more about
We can help you with a variety of issues, including:
- Mediation of separation agreements for unmarried partners
Gay and lesbian adoptions
- Estate planning for more traditional families and for gay and lesbian families
Contact Mediation Advantage Services in Worcester
Settling divorce and family law matters does not have to be an adversarial
or expensive process. By mediating, it is possible to resolve disputes
more expeditiously and economically than pursuing a resolution through
litigation. Evening and weekend appointments are available, and we accept
all major credit cards. If you have a family law matter that needs resolution,
contact the Law Offices of Polly Tatum, home of Mediation Advantage Services, online or
call our office today to schedule an initial consultation.