The Court may order parties with contested issues of custody/visitation and or property to attend mediation. The court selects a mediator from the Designated List of Child Access Mediators.
Family Services maintains a List of Qualified Mediators for Child Access and Marital Property disputes that is available for review, upon request. Family Mediators may charge Two Hundred Dollars ($200) per hour and parties pay the mediator directly and in advance of each session. Each party pays one-half of the fees in advance and directly to the mediator or as directed by the court.