If your profession has any interaction with divorcing couples, it can be very helpful to have a basic understanding of the divorce law in Massachusetts. If you intend to to mediate a divorce, that knowledge is imperative. Many of the divorce basics courses in Massachusetts, offered by continuing legal education or bar associations, focus on the procedure for filing a lawsuit and litigating a divorce claim. We have designed this course to provide professionals with the information needed to help clients looking to settle divorce cases outside of court.
We provide you with the information necessary to help clients successfully address all of the issues necessary to file a Joint Petition for Divorce in Massachusetts.
The 8-hour Divorce Law Basics Training also serves as a knowledge supplement to the Divorce Mediation Training. The Divorce Mediation Training works best when all the attendees has a basic level of knowledge about divorce law. In order to help attendees with less divorce experience this course is offered prior to the 40-hour training. This training will help professionals who are not as familiar with family law in Massachusetts get the most out of the Divorce Mediation Training. It’s also available to registrants who have previously taken a divorce mediation training and want a refresher on divorce law in Massachusetts.