The least expensive option for couples seeking to obtain a divorce is through the divorce mediation process. Litigated divorces can cost upwards of tens of thousands of dollars. In a divorce mediation the divorcing couple can substantially reduce the over all costs of obtaining a divorce in New Jersey. The divorce mediation lawyers at the Villani & DeLuca law firm typically do not require any up-front retainer monies to get started in helping you through the divorce process.
Divorce mediation has become the preferred method for informed couples going through the divorce process. Couples that resolve their New Jersey divorces by way of mediation tend to stay out of court much more often then couples who litigate their divorces. Most divorce mediations result in the parties processing what is called an uncontested divorce. In an uncontested divorce arrived at through the mediation process, the divorcing couple can simply utilize the agreement reached during mediation to finalize their divorce. An uncontested New Jersey Divorce is a simple process that involves filing paperwork with the courts.
Divorce mediation in Toms River, Brick, Jackson, Wall Township and throughout Monmouth and Ocean County has never been easier thanks to the universal utilization of Zoom and similar technology. Most mediations can now be accomplished without you having to leave the comfort of your own home. All you need is your computer to get the process started.
Many mediated divorces can be accomplished in their entirety for less money than one spouse would be required to pay to his or her attorney as an initial retainer. Most experienced lawyers in New Jersey would require a $5,000 to $7,500 initial retainer. In a mediated divorce, it is not uncommon for the entire process to cost thousands of dollars less.
The law firm of Villani & DeLuca and founding partner Vincent C. DeLuca Esq. have mediated hundreds of cases successfully in New Jersey over the course of the last twenty plus years. The law firm of Villani & DeLuca has law offices conveniently located in both Red Bank in Monmouth County and Point Pleasant Beach in Ocean County. On average, the cost for a divorce mediation is approximately $2,500 or less. If you are interested in obtaining a cost effective, amicable divorce which in all probability would be best for you and more importantly your children, please call the law firm of Villani & DeLuca to obtain more information.