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Divorce Mediation Help

Divorce Mediation HelpGetting a divorce is often an emotional, stressful and financially burdensome task. When you and your spouse are looking for a route to separation, seeking an attorney to go into litigation, is not your only option. Mediation is now the preferred route to take.

When couples decide to file for a divorce, it is often not a civil matter, but rather is turbulent and disputes are bound to happen. Some divorcing couples believe that their relationship is too difficult, and settling things in court is the only way to separate. Read Full Post »

Finding A Divorce Mediator is not Always An Easy Task

Finding a divorce mediator is not always an easy task. Going through a divorce is already a difficult time. Divorce often encompasses major emotions, even if you are fully ready for the separation. It involves a new chapter in life and large changes can be hard to adjust to. Many couples are tied together financially, own property together and oftentimes adolescent children are involved as well. When you combine all these major things together, it can be quite sticky, difficult and many emotions get involved. When you are going through this time in your life you want to make sure that you hire an experienced professional and someone who understands Minnesota divorce law well to enable you to get the best counseling and guide you through this difficult process. Lesa Koski is not only a divorce mediator but also practices family law, and therefore she is equipped with the experience, expertise and kind heart that each person needs when they are going through this change. Read Full Post »

Mediated Divorce Attorney

Mediated Divorce AttorneyDivorce isn’t something people take lightly, and it’s often not something that can be accomplished as quickly as either party would like. Especially in courtroom divorces, the divorce process can take much longer than you’d expect or want. When you’re getting a divorce, the last thing you want to do is add more stress and conflict to your daily life – or that of your children. To ensure your divorce goes as smoothly as possible and that you have a chance to compromise rather than battle for what you need out of your divorce, seek the help of a divorce mediator like Lesa Koski. As a family law mediator in Stillwater, MN, Lesa Koski has been helping families for years as a divorce mediation attorney, and she can help you, too. Read Full Post »

Should I Hire a Divorce Mediator?

Should I Hire a Divorce Mediator?When you decide to divorce, you likely assume that you will need to proceed through the courts to settle all of the important aspects of your divorce. However, divorce can also be settled using a divorce mediator. The mediator acts as a neutral third party empowering you and your soon to be ex-spouse to settle these issues because you actually have the best possible perspective to solve these issues. If you live in or near Stillwater, Minnesota, Lesa Koski is an experienced divorce mediator with years of experience and depth of understanding of Minnesota divorce law. Furthermore, she has honed her skills as a practitioner of mediation to the benefit of many couples who have been able to avoid the comparative difficulties associated with traditional court-based divorce processes. Read Full Post »

Civil Mediation Stillwater, MN

Civil Mediation Stillwater, MNWhen people think of divorce, they often believe they need to turn to hiring an attorney to represent them. They believe hiring separate attorneys to wrangle over child custody and support, maintenance, assets and anything else they care about, even the dog, is the only way to go about the process. But, this in fact, is not. When you choose to hire an attorney during divorce, it’s high stakes poker. It will only equate in legal fees, judges decisions, poor decisions for kids and stress. Read Full Post »

Benefits Of Mediation to Settle A Divorce

Benefits Of Mediation to Settle A DivorceLesa Koski, Esq., of Stillwater, Minnesota specializes in Elder Law, Family Law, and Divorce Mediation. If you find yourself heading toward or are in the process of getting a divorce, you have several options for settling the terms of your divorce. There are many benefits of divorcing using the process of mediation over the more traditional court processes, and Lesa Koski has the insight and expertise to help you maximize the mediation process. Read Full Post »

Divorce Mediation Stillwater

Divorce Mediation StillwaterWhen you’re going through a divorce, you divorce is likely the last thing you actually want to think about. Whether your divorce is causing you emotional grief, creating challenges in your family relationships, or perhaps lifting a weight off of your shoulders, most of the time, when you’ve decided to go through with a divorce, you want it to be over with as soon as possible. Unfortunately, there’s no way to say “I want a divorce” and see it happen immediately – or usually even quickly. Divorce can be a lengthy, costly process, and many people think that it has to be. But it doesn’t. With a divorce mediator, you can cut costs and get a speedy divorce without the emotional drama and just plain drama of a courtroom divorce or divorce through attorneys. If you’re looking for a Stillwater, MN divorce mediator who can help you get through your divorce relatively unscathed and with a divorce agreement you can be happy with, you’re looking for Lesa Koski. Read Full Post »

Divorce & Civil Co-Mediation Services Afton MN

Divorce & Civil Co-Mediation Services Afton MNWhen you’re going through a divorce or separation, the last thing you want to do is you’re your life more complicated, more conflict-fueled, and more stressful. How can you decrease all of these negative effects of separation? By working through the process with a mediator or team of mediators. Rather than working with a divorce or family law attorney, you can come to agreements in your divorce or separation that do not have to be settled in a courtroom or by two lawyers who are working against each other. Instead, begin your new life with the help of a neutral third party, who will help you find compromises and legally equitable solutions to questions about property division, child custody, child support, alimony, and more. Lesa Koski is a mediation expert serving Afton, Lake Elmo, Lakeland, Maplewood, North St. Paul and Oakdale, Minnesota, and she can help you create an agreement that works for you. Read Full Post »

Divorce Support Services for Individuals In Afton, MN

divorce-support-services-for-individuals-in-afton-mnIt’s not uncommon for the divorce process to work better for one person and not so well for another. We all have our own specific challenges, and when it comes to divorce, this could not be more true. Every divorce is different because the circumstances and the individuals involved in every divorce are often drastically different. Although divorce mediation often works for divorcing couples, there are others who prefer – or have to – use divorce attorneys to get through their divorce. And yet, these aren’t your only options. If you and your spouse can’t work through a divorce together, for any reason, you have options. With Lesa Koski, you can find divorce support services outside of joint mediation with your spouse. That means that you can work one-on-one with a mediator who will provide you with legal and emotional support so that you can get through your divorce on level footing and with a plan for your future. Offering divorce support services for individuals in Afton, Lake Elmo, Lakeland, Maplewood, North St. Paul and Oakdale, MN, Lesa Koski can help you find relief from your divorce. Read Full Post »

Professional Divorce Mediation

professional-divorce-mediationGoing through a divorce isn’t something that you expect when you are tying the knot with your spouse. Recent studies have shown that between 40-50% of marriages end in a divorce. While some divorces do turn out to be very stressful and time consuming, they don’t have to be. Rather than letting the court system handle the fine details of your divorce, consider divorce mediation as a much less stressful option. If you are in the Stillwater, MN area, Lesa Koski is the perfect partner for you when it comes to professional divorce mediation. Read Full Post »