What is a Guardian Ad Litem?

What is a Guardian Ad Litem?

A guardian ad litem, or GAL, may be appointed by the Court in a family case to represent the interests of the children.  Some say that the GAL functions as the “eyes and ears of the court” because the GAL conducts an investigation and makes a recommendation to the Court about what is in the children’s best interest.

Two Types […]

What is Mediation and is it right for my Divorce?

What is Mediation and is it right for my divorce?

What is Mediation?

Mediation is a form of Alternative Dispute Resolution that can be a wonderful tool in helping resolve certain types of cases.  The State of New Hampshire Circuit Court defines Mediation as, “an informal process where the parties […]