Mediation services

Mediation is a form of alternative dispute resolution. It provides for a more peaceful, less costly, less time-consuming and less stressful alternative to trial. There are many different types of mediation services available to cater to the different types of disputes that may arise between the parties. For more general claims, you can consider using […]

The Divorce Process – Mediation vs Hearing

People often get confused between mediation and hearing. So what exactly are their differences? A table has been provided in order to make it easier to compare and understand the characteristics of each one as well as the differences between them. Mediation Hearing Judge-mediators do not make decision The mediation process is facilitated by judge-mediators. […]

What is a divorce process like in Singapore?

Divorce can be a very acrimonious and difficult process. It is especially hard where there are children of the marriage who may be subject to the undesirably pressurizing environment of a courtroom or a judge’s office. Hiring a Singapore family lawyer to assist you in your divorce will give you peace of mind as the […]

How to Choose the Best Singapore Divorce Lawyers?

If you’ve made up your mind, or are about to commence divorce proceedings, you’ve probably got a lot of questions going through your mind. Divorce is not only stressful, but can also be expensive, and confusing as well as mentally draining. Going through a divorce when there are children involved can be even more traumatic. […]

Singapore Dispute Resolution Centre

The Singapore judiciary have long encouraged people to settle their disputes outside of a lengthy trail. Hence, the government has created alternative dispute resolution as the first step to resolving a dispute, without parties turning to the courts in litigation. The State Courts Centre for Dispute Resolution provides alternative dispute resolution services such as mediation, […]

Contested vs Uncontested Divorce in Singapore

An uncontested divorce is one where both parties are able to peacefully and privately come to an agreement on all issues relevant to their marriage, its dissolution and other ancillary matters such as child custody and the division of matrimonial assets. There are a few ways this may happen: – 1) simplified proceedings (parties agree […]

Alternative Dispute Resolution

Singapore is recognized as the leading choice for Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) in Asia. This accomplishment was brought about with the liberalizing of the financial industry in Singapore. With the amendments to the International Arbitration Act (Cap 143A) and the various ADR recommended by the Subordinate Courts Practice Directions Amendment No 2 of 2012, it […]

Civil claims mediator In Singapore

Mediation is form of alternative dispute resolution in Singapore. According to the Law Society of Singapore, there is a general culture in Singapore which prompts parties in a dispute and their lawyers to consider mediation first hand, without the need for a full trial or arbitration. In civil claims or civil dispute matters filed in […]