Alternative Dispute Resolution
Professional fees are steep. Litigation is overwhelming.
Is there an alternative? There are several alternatives to the standard legal process, which can relieve this terrible situation. Our CPA firm is involved in various methods of Alternative Dispute Resolution in NJ which reduce both the anxiety and fees of the legal process.
Jeff Urbach is a Rule 1:40 NJ Court Approved Mediator and on the faculty of the New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators. Mediation is the use of an impartial personto help people make informed decisions and develop mutually acceptable agreements. We work with couples and their attorneys to settle cases in a cost effective manner. Jeff Urbach is available to mediate economic divorce matters. His mediation training coupled with years of serving as either a joint (neutral), court appointed or separate financial expert gives Jeff unique experience to help you reach a non-court imposed decision. The mediation approach allows parties to maintain control of the outcome to a degreethat is not possible when the dispute is given to a judge for decision.
Jeff Urbach co-founded and is an officer of the Mid-Jersey Collaborative Law Alliance. Collaborative Law is another means of resolving marital issues. It is a new and evolving model in New Jersey, however, it is used successfully in other parts of the country. Who will receive the home? Who will have custody of the children? Who will establish parenting guidelines? The collaborative law team works with you and addresses these heart-wrenching matters. In addition to your attorney, social workers, coaches, psychologists and financial experts will be part of the team if needed. You will have more control over the outcome and certainly reduce the fees and anguish associated with such disputes. For more information about Collaborative Law, visit the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals.
Whichever method you choose to resolve the financial aspects of your marital issues, we at Urbach & Avraham, CPAs can guide you from the initial steps to your new financial security. We assist you at arriving at your new goals in a practical and affordable manner.