When wanting to dissolve a marriage, a couple has to decide the best way for them to go about it. What works for some Louisiana residents will not for others, and that is okay. For example, some couples may wish to utilize the mediation process rather than go through the traditional divorce process. Those who choose to mediate can still turn to legal counsel for assistance achieving the best settlement terms possible.
Meditation involves the two parties being willing to meet and discuss divorce terms with a mediator present. The mediator is not to take sides. His or her role is to keep the conversation going.