New! Balakhane Mediation is now offering Online Divorce and Family Mediation Services. Free hour meeting for first responders, essential workers and their families. Contact us to learn more.
  • Father with Child near West Hollywood
    Leyla Balakhane

    West Hollywood Family & Divorce Mediator

  • Beautiful forest outside of West Hollywood

    Mediation Encourages Collaboration, Cooperation and Mutual Respect

  • Father with Child near West Hollywood
  • Beautiful forest outside of West Hollywood
  • Home
  • Family and Divorce Mediator in West Hollywood

Family and Divorce Mediator in West Hollywood

Are you searching for a divorce mediator near West Hollywood? Are you looking for a cost effective approach to resolving your divorce? Are you wondering if mediation is the right route for you?

Leyla Balakhane is a distinguished and experienced mediator, facilitator, coach, and trainer in the West Hollywood area specializing in highly-charged divorce and family mediation. She is a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA) Arbitration Panel, a Certified Practitioner of the Academy of Professional Family Mediators (APFM), and an active member of the Southern California Mediation Association.

Divorce and Family Law Mediator West Hollywood

Contact Leyla Today!

Going through a divorce can be emotionally taxing, extremely costly, and legally confusing. Choosing divorce mediation can help alleviate those challenges as mediators support individuals in processing any issues that arise, all while maintaining the autonomy and agency of those involved. If you are looking to file for divorce, mediation will create a space for you to find amicable resolutions with less conflict and legal costs.

Mediation Blog Posts

How to Tell Your Kids That You’re Getting a Divorce

Before telling your kids about your divorce, be sure to have a strategy. Find articles, first-hand accounts and professional advice to inform the way you craft the narrative, so the conversation goes as smoothly as possible. How to Tell Your Kids That You’re Getting a Divorce

Ten Reasons Why Couples Divorce

While divorce rates in the United States are on the decline, the prevalence of divorce is still very apparent in modern America. Couples separate for a multitude of reasons, but most marriages end because of a fairly common problem. Whether it be a lack of communication or extreme differences in values, both experts and couples [...]

Creating Effective Parenting Plans: Working With Your Children’s Developmental Needs

Co-parenting does not work unless parents strive to cooperate with each other for the benefit of their children, and while cooperation is certainly important, parents should also consider how their children may respond to separation at different ages. It is important to follow certain guidelines closely when figuring out how to best divide custody between [...]
If you're searching for the right fit, we would would be happy to spend a few minutes speaking with you at no charge to explain the process, answer any questions you may have, and allow you to determine whether the mediator would be a good fit.

- Mediation Encourages Collaboration, Cooperation and Mutual Respect -