divorce mediation

How Divorce Mediation Can Help Contentious Spouses

December 20th, 2017

Divorce mediation is a growing trend among married couples of all ages; its rising popularity is due largely to the fact that, when compared to traditional litigation, it saves time and money while preserving the relationship between the parties. Despite its growing numbers of advocates, misconceptions about divorce mediation still exist. Perhaps one of the […]

Divorce Mediation in the News

June 9th, 2015

Long Island Business News talked with DMP’s own Maren Cardillo about the mediation process and how it benefits separating spouses.

Planting the seeds for a bright financial future

May 11th, 2015

by Barbara Badolato, CSW As we fling open the windows of our home to let fresh air in, tend to our gardens and enjoy the lengthening days, we turn our thoughts to putting our personal house in order. If you’re going through a divorce or are you already divorced, and you’re spending more time arguing than […]

Divorced doesn’t have to mean uninsured

March 31st, 2015

Health insurance available through New York State by Maren Cardillo Elbaum, JD Many people in the process of going through a divorce are rightfully concerned about the loss of their health insurance coverage. In truth, couples often elect to remain separated rather than completing their divorce, so both spouse’s health insurance remains intact (which is […]

Ignoring The Greek Chorus

March 28th, 2013

How to tune out all the “friendly advice” and tune in to what’s right for you by Lenard Marlow, Esq., Whenever two people get divorced, there arises around each of them a group I like to call “The Greek Chorus.” This is the group of friends, family acquaintances, clergymen, accountants, etc., who try to give you […]