Mediation: Purpose and Benefits

Mediation in Florida: A Quick Guide

Mediation is a process in which two or more parties to a dispute work together with a neutral third party, called a mediator, to reach a mutually agreeable resolution. Mediation is a voluntary process, and the parties are free to walk away at any time.

Mediation is a popular alternative to litigation in Florida. It is often faster, cheaper, and more confidential than going to court. Mediation can also help to preserve relationships between the parties, which is often important in business disputes or family law cases. (more…)

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What are the Stages of a Lawsuit?

The Stages of a Civil Lawsuit

A civil lawsuit is a legal proceeding in which one party, the plaintiff, files a complaint against another party, the defendant, alleging harm caused by defendant. The lawsuit is filed in a court of law, and the plaintiff must prove their case by a preponderance of the evidence.The stages of a civil lawsuit are as follows:


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