Ellen van Domburg, LLM, mediator and lawyer, also mediates in international divorces. An international divorce in a divorce where at least one of the partners has (also) a foreign nationality, the marriage was concluded abroad or the partners live abroad.
Mediation in international divorces may be conducted in English. The mediation will take place at the Berkel en Rodenrijs (near Rotterdam and The Hague) Office.
International divorces require an additional level of knowledge.
It might be necessary that additional expertise will be requested from a specialized lawyer. This may be necessary for example to interpret marital property law in the applicable foreign legal system for both parties to ensure a smooth running of the mediation procedure. In that case the mediator will beforehand talk with both partners about the costs and the possibilities.