Family Dispute Mediation

Karkela, Hunt & Cheshire, PLLP, in addition to providing excellent legal representation, also prides itself on the alternative dispute resolution services that it offers.  Attorneys in the firm have been trained in arbitration, mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.  We also have extensive experience in litigation, marital dissolution, custody, child support, spousal maintenance, property division and post decree matters.  This experience gives us the capacity to provide efficient, down-to-earth, practical and unbiased mediators who take the time to listen and have the experience to help the parties reach a satisfactory resolution of their dispute.

Our trained neutrals pride themselves on their innovative and thoughtful approach to dispute resolution and, specifically, mediation.  Our offices provide a comfortable and neutral setting for mediations and caucusing.  We have several conference rooms which we use for break-out sessions.  Our mediators are also very able to work in other offices and facilities.

We understand that Family Law disputes are often laden with emotional issues and parties have an interest in reaching an agreement which leaves their dignity intact.  Our mediators and staff pride themselves in the respectful treatment they give to all parties and counsel.  Together, we will explore practical settlement options and craft an effective agreement that will allow parties to move on with confidence that their interests have been considered.  Karkela, Hunt & Cheshire – solving problems and creating opportunities for more than a century.