Mediation In Divorce

I am lawyer and certified mediator Susan Rossi Cook. I have more than 15 years of experience guiding families in Needham, Massachusetts, and the surrounding area through family law mediation. With training in collaborative law, mediation and court-ordered conciliation, I help families reach fair compromises that allow them to move on with their lives.

Mediation is not about winning or losing; it is about coming together to create a mutually agreeable resolution to divorce and making a decision not to put your family through the ordeal of a contentious divorce.

Fair Resolutions Without The Cost Of Trial

Many people believe that, in order to protect their rights in divorce, they need to turn it into a winner-takes-all battle. But as a lawyer, I have seen some divorce matters drag on unnecessarily, costing the participants time, money and a great deal of stress. Even more damaging are the emotional costs, which can make it difficult to move on with your life or to co-parent children. When parents are constantly fighting, it is usually the child who suffers most.

I have helped clients mediate divorce, child custody and other difficult family law issues.

When litigation becomes necessary, whether a spouse refuses to cooperate or other circumstances make mediation untenable, I am prepared to fiercely advocate for the rights of my clients. My problem-solving skills and eye for detail, which I have developed as a pharmacist, educator, attorney and mediator, serve my clients well when litigation is the only option to resolve their case.

Contact Susan Rossi Cook, Attorney And Mediator

My clients include divorcing couples in need of a mediator, people needing individual representation during mediation and people engaged in family law litigation. If you have questions about your options as you go through divorce, I invite you to contact me at 508-507-8742 to arrange an appointment.