KELOWNA family law mediation

We provide you with a safe and neutral environment to mediate your family law issues.

What you need to know about Mediation

Domenic Maio is an accredited family law mediator by the British Columbia Law Society. Using his depth of litigation experience, Maio Law will assist you with resolving a wide range of family law issues, including divorce, child custody, child support, property division, and spousal support. We believe in finding the best possible solution for both parties, so that you can move forward with your life.

Mediation is a cost-effective and efficient alternative to traditional court proceedings. Our mediation services offer a confidential and private forum for you and your spouse to come to an agreement on important family law issues. The goal of our mediation is to facilitate a positive and productive dialogue between both parties and help you reach a mutually acceptable agreement.

At Maio Law, we believe in empowering you to make the best decision for you and your family. Our mediator will guide you through the process and provide you with the necessary information and tools to make informed decisions. Our goal is to help you resolve your family law dispute as quickly and amicably as possible, so that you can focus on your future.

One of the key benefits of mediation is that it provides a neutral third party to assist in resolving your family law dispute. At Maio Law, our accredited mediator is trained to be impartial and to help facilitate productive communication between both parties.

Having a neutral third party can be particularly beneficial in cases where emotions are high and communication has broken down. Our mediator is skilled at creating a safe and respectful environment where both parties can feel heard and understood. They will help guide you through the process of identifying and understanding the issues in dispute, and work with you to find practical solutions that meet the needs of both parties.

In mediation, the focus is on finding a solution that works for everyone involved, rather than a judge making a decision for you. Our mediator will not take sides, nor will they offer legal advice or make decisions on your behalf. Instead, they will work with you and your spouse to develop a mutually acceptable agreement.

By working with a neutral third party, you can often avoid the expense and time involved in traditional court proceedings. Mediation is a confidential process, which means that anything discussed during mediation cannot be used in court. This can be particularly important in family law disputes, where maintaining privacy is often a priority.

Family law mediation is a process where both parties in a dispute work with a neutral third-party mediator to find a mutually acceptable resolution to their issues. Mediation can be used to resolve a variety of family law disputes, including divorce, child custody, child support, spousal support, and property division.

Mediation also allows for a more amicable and cooperative resolution to family law disputes. By working together with a mediator, parties can often find solutions that work for everyone involved. This is especially important when children are involved, as it allows parents to maintain a positive co-parenting relationship for the benefit of their children.

Mediation is also a confidential process, which means that what is discussed during mediation cannot be used in court. This can be beneficial for parties who wish to keep their personal information private.

Family law mediation can be a less adversarial process than traditional litigation, which can help to reduce the stress and emotional toll of a family law dispute. By focusing on finding common ground and working together towards a solution, parties can often reduce the conflict and stress associated with their dispute.

One of the key benefits of family law mediation is that it can be a cost-effective alternative to traditional litigation. Mediation typically takes less time than court proceedings and can be less expensive. Additionally, mediation allows parties to have more control over the outcome of their dispute, rather than relying on a judge to make decisions for them.

At Maio Law, we understand that cost is an important consideration for many individuals and families, and we are committed to offering affordable and transparent mediation services.The cost of mediation will vary depending on the complexity of your case and the number of sessions required. However, in general, mediation is typically less expensive than going to court. This is because there are no court filing fees, and you only pay for the mediator’s time, rather than for the time of multiple lawyers, court staff, and judges.

At Maio Law, we offer competitive rates for our mediation services, and we strive to be transparent about our fees. Our mediator will provide you with a detailed fee schedule at the outset of the process, so you know exactly what to expect.

In addition to being a cost-effective option, mediation can also save you money in the long term by helping you avoid the expense of prolonged court proceedings. Mediation can also help you avoid the emotional and psychological toll of going to court, which can be significant for individuals and families.

If you’re considering family law mediation, we encourage you to contact us to learn more about how mediation can help you resolve your family law dispute. Our team of experienced mediator is here to guide you through the process and help you find a practical and effective solution to your family law issues.

Why Choose Maio Law




Effective communication is the key to resolving any dispute and it starts at your initial meeting with Maio Law as we discuss the reasons for contacting us, the nature of your dispute and your desired goals and outcomes.



During the Planning & Strategy phase, Maio Law will review your case and discuss various options and methods of resolution to effectively accomplish your desired outcomes according to your budget and timeline.



This phase is where the plan and strategy are put into action. During the execution phase, your plan and strategy will adapt to meet the changing environment to reach your desired outcome and goals.

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