Arbitration In Family Law: A Case Study

There are various different approaches available for reaching a financial settlement in divorce. For most clients, they also wish to avoid the court process if they can.

In my previous blog – Arbitration: A New Approach to Resolving Finances in Divorce, a qualified arbitrator set out what the arbitration process is.

I have now had the opportunity to interview Vanessa McMurtrie an experienced family law solicitor and partner at Hart Brown solicitors in Woking, to talk about her..

Arbitration: A New Approach to Resolving Finances in Divorce

Arbitration was introduced in March 2012 and is slowly gaining momentum. It is an alternative to going to court to resolve financial matters in divorce. It is most suitable for couples who do not think they could reach agreement but still wish to avoid the costs and delays associated with going to court.