Tag Archives: Win-Win

Mediation and the Get/Martin Rosenfeld, JD

A recent post appeared by Attorney Morgan Leia Richardson at HuffPo regarding Mediation and the granting of a Get. The article is entitled “5 Ways That Divorce Mediation Can Help Resolve the Get Crisis”. While the article focuses on the … Continue reading

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Preparing for a Divorce Negotiation/Rabbi Menachem Rosenfeld, JD

You have chosen to mediate, have a mediator and are now ready to negotiate. What do you need to do now? A recent blog appeared at http://www.breakupcarepackage.blogspot.com. Five of the suggestions will be outlined here. 1.Have a checklist of what you … Continue reading

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When Negotiations Fail/Rabbi Menachem Rosenfeld,JD

Not all mediations specifically, or negotiations, in general, succeed in attaining an agreement.  What is gained by the efforts in such a scenario? I believe no mediation is completely unsuccessful.  The parties have built up some trust and respect for … Continue reading

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Should I Consider Divorce Mediation?/Rabbi Martin Rosenfeld,JD

Mediation is a means by which a trained third-party, the mediator, helps two parties get to a resolution of their dispute or problem.  There is nothing magical about mediation; it is a process that believes the parties best equipped to … Continue reading

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Negotiating Divorce/Rabbi Martin Rosenfeld,J.D.

A recent article appeared at mediation.com (no cited author) with the following advice about mediation: 1. It pays to be nice. 2. Don’t be afraid to make the first move. 3. Never move backwards. (This is meant to convey that … Continue reading

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Divorce and the “Big Stick”/ Rabbi Martin Rosenfeld

Michael Goodwin, a syndicated columnist, once wrote a piece in which he accused President Obama of getting the teaching of President Teddy Roosevelt backwards. He accused him of being soft on dictators and international critics and having a “Big Stick” … Continue reading

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