Before anything else, it is always important that you ask questions to the divorce mediator. Your life and property relies so much on this lawyer. Thus, bear in mind the questions listed below that you might ask the lawyer:
Does the mediator also practice collaborative divorce?
Does the mediator know the counsel of my spouse?
Does the mediator know any of the local family court judges?
Has the mediator had any experience with settling support or settlements?
How many divorce cases have the mediator handled?
Among the cases the mediator handled, how many were he able to settle extra-judicially?
Is the mediator always available on phone or email?