How to Navigate Custody Mediation in Cases Involving Domestic Violence

By National Council of Juvenile and Family Court Judges

Published: March 6, 2019
Resource Type: Publications from RCDV:CPC & NCJFCJ

If you are a domestic violence survivor and have been ordered or referred to mediation for your custody case, this guide can provide you with some basic information. A lawyer who understands domestic violence and mediation practice in your area would be most helpful. But many survivors cannot find or afford lawyers to represent them. For this reason, we created this guide for self-represented litigants. It includes general information on custody mediation and tips for how to prepare.


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