It’s no secret that divorce proceedings can be slow, drawn-out, and very expensive endeavors. This has motivated many to consider alternate dispute resolutions in order to avoid the traditional separation/divorce process in California.
One of these potential alternate avenues is known as arbitration. In simple terms, arbitration is a shortened divorce hearing where an arbitrator, rather than a judge, listens to both sides of the case. After listening to each party and looking over the evidence, the arbitrator then proceeds to hand down a legally-binding ruling.
To help you determine if arbitration