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By Dorit Goikhman
Founding Attorney

Divorce Redefined

Remote Divorce and Mediation Hearings

COVID-19 has altered the landscape in terms of court and mediation appearances. “Many jurisdictions are now operating remotely and are offering virtual hearings. Among mediators, virtual sessions have become the norm,” says attorney Dorit Goikhman, founder of Off the Record Mediation Services.

Technology Challenges Cost Time

Using computers and Zoom calls for divorces can be challenging. “Many people who had never participated in any kind of video conference were forced to learn. Although the technology available during this pandemic has been advanced enough to effectively accomplish the needs of parties to divorce and other family law matters … 

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About the Author
Dorit L. Goikhman is a licensed attorney, with years of experience representing clients throughout Central California in business, real estate, and family matters. After witnessing numerous clients spend fortunes and waste years of their lives in litigation, Dorit became interested in mediation and all that it has to offer. Dorit is committed in helping parties work together to obtain a mutually acceptable solution to their disputes at a fair price. Her approach is to keep things simple, confidential, and efficient with the goal of preserving the parties’ assets, reputations, and sanity. If you have any questions regarding this blog, you can contact Dorit here.