Indiana Divorce Mediation - Divorce and Family Law Mediation Rules Change
This rule change will also assist judges. With mediators creating and filing the documents, in theory, the documents will be in a format the judge will be able to review more efficiently. In cases with child-related issues there are often multiple documents that need to signed and filed. The mediators should be a better position than the parties to get the necessary documents filed.
The rule changes are available here. For a list of certified family law mediators go here.
In conjunction with the forms, child support calculator, and videos the Indiana Supreme Court has made available on its website, it is easier for unrepresented parties to resolve their disputes through mediation, rather than expensive litigation.