Mediation 101

Mediation 101

What is Mediation? Mediation is a process where the parties work together with a mediator outside of the court process to resolve all of their issues which are in dispute. The mediator and the parties will meet together in a conference room and have an in depth...
Mediation 101 – Part 2

Mediation 101 – Part 2

Who, where and how much? WHO IS YOUR MEDIATOR? For 25 years, Brian Wise has been practicing family law in Maryland and Washington, D.C., representing clients in mediation, serving as a court appointed mediator and serving as a mediator for parties in private...
Mediation 101 – Part 3

Mediation 101 – Part 3

HOW ARE AGREEMENTS REACHED? Throughout the mediation process, when an agreement is reached on a particular issue, it is recorded by the mediator as a “point of agreement.” The mediator and the parties specifically discuss and agree on the point of agreement as it is...