Family Mediation Service in Leeds and Harrogate - facilitating a future for separated families

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Dealing with relationship breakdown whether that involves sorting out arrangements for the care of your children or dealing with property and financial affairs can be an extremely difficult time. It can be overwhelming and hard to see the wood through the trees. Family mediation offers separated couples the opportunity to work together to resolve the practical and legal steps neccessary to achieve a separation that is fair for the whole family with the benefit of a professional mediator to guide you through that process. Where appropriate children can also be involved in the mediation process so their views can be heard. This is known as Child Inclusive Mediation (CIM).

At Consilia Mediation we have dedicated accredited family solicitor mediators committed to helping separated families in West and North Yorkshire.

The head of the mediation team Laura Clapton is a highly experienced and accredited family lawyer mediator:

I am incredibly passionate about the process of family mediation as I have experienced through my role as a family mediator how empowering it can be for a separated family to take control of their future by working with each other to find solutions which benefit the family as a whole. As a mediator I facilitate that process by helping the parties to consider options and move towards a resolution without the acromony, stress and cost of court proceedings.

Our team of accredited solicitor mediators can help you and your former spouse or partner make decisions concerning arrangements for your children and issues involving property and finances. We have comfortable and centrally located offices in Leeds and Harrogate. 

Our Leeds family mediation service is based at 4 Park Place, Leeds LS1 2RU, telephone number 0113 322 9222.

Our Harrogate Family Mediation service is operated from Copthall Bridge House, Harrogate HG11SP, telephone number 01423 222 220.

We hope you find the contents of our site informative and helpful to your situation. It is dedicated to providing separated couples with information about the process of family mediation and how our mediators may be able to help you and your family.

You can also contact us by phone at our Leeds mediation office on 0113 322 9222 or our Harrogate mediation office on 01423 222 220, by email at mediation@consilialegal.co.uk or by filling in the contact form on this page. 

If you would like to refer yourself to our mediation service, please complete the Mediation Referral Form and return it to us by email at mediation@consilialegal.co.uk or to our head office, 4 Park Place Leeds LS1 2RU.

 

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Our Head Office

4 Park Place,
Leeds,
West Yorkshire,
LS1 2RU

0113 322 9222
mediation@consilialegal.co.uk