Mary Ann Hess, Divorce Mediator
Your Future in Your Hands, Not the Court's
In mediation, a skilled professional tries to help the parties reach an
agreement. The mediator is neutral, not an advocate for either side. When
circumstances permit, mediation may be the
preferred way to resolve disputes related to
Hess is a skilled
negotiator whose mediation services can help
you and your spouse resolve Arizona divorce and family law disputes while
avoiding the adversarial environment of a
courtroom. Additionally, it places the
decision and results directly in your hands.
Mary Ann encourages a team approach and welcomes
the input of your business and financial professionals, children’s
therapist, and others as part of the decision-making process.
Mediation can often relieve the tension
generally associated with going to court,
and it can facilitate future communication
between you and your spouse, enhancing the
possibility for an amicable relationship
after your divorce decree is granted.
Mediation is equally successful for creating
cohabitation agreements and premarital agreements, paternity,
divorce or legal separation, developing parenting plans, and all
post-decree issues. If mediation fails, you or your spouse can
still look to the courts for a ruling on the
issues that must be resolved before your
decree can be granted.