NYC Divorce Mediation



NYC Divorce Mediation helps you work together to reach an equitable resolution.

Through mediation with a seasoned practitioner, divorcing parties will get assistance in communicating and problem solving in order to come up with resolutions that feel fair to both parties. The process will help you focus on what you want in the future, for yourselves and your children.

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Tamara L. Hirsch, LCSW, JD*

With 15 years of experience in family therapy, law and mediation, Tamara Hirsch has helped hundreds of families through the divorce process. For Tamara, divorce mediation is a natural way to combine her unique professional backgrounds in law and counseling and her lifelong dedication to helping people communicate and negotiate through conflict.

Tamara received her undergraduate degree with honors in Psychology from Washington University in St. Louis, and then completed a year-long AmeriCorps program in conflict resolution. She obtained dual law and social work degrees from Boston College Law School and Boston College Graduate School of Social work. She is admitted to practice law in Massachusetts*, and is a licensed New York therapist. Tamara is a certified divorce mediator who has completed advanced divorce mediation trainings with Boston’s Mediation Works Incorporated and The New York Center for Interpersonal Development. Tamara is a member of the Academy of Professional Family Mediators, the New York State Bar, the New York State Council on Divorce Mediation, the Family and Divorce Mediation Council of Greater New York, and the Massachusetts State Bar.

Mediators do not choose the conflicts they become involved in, but the parties to the conflict choose the mediator. Their participation as the intermediaries is based on the trust of all the conflicting parties.”
— Martti Ahtisaari