Leyla Balakhane

Leyla Balakhane

Leyla Balakhane is a distinguished and experienced mediator, facilitator, coach, and trainer in the Los Angeles area, specializing in high conflict divorce and family law. She is a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association LACBA Arbitration panel where she arbitrates dispute concerns, fees, and costs. Leyla is also an active member of the Southern California Mediation Association. Her experience has led her to provide training in mediation at various universities and professional organizations. Leyla is an expert in the field of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), and her approach to divorce is effective, compassionate, and economical. Leyla is praised for relinquishing grievances and encouraging parents to commit to strengthening their relationships. She focuses on win-win solutions that allows parents to collaboratively reconcile their issues while also tending to the best interests of their children.

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Articles and Video:

Life After Divorce: Coping with Loneliness (11/06/20)
Many couples regard their relationship as a source of comfort, reassurance and identity.

What Are The Steps In The Mediation Process? (09/08/20)
Before couples decide the best course of action when separating, it is helpful to know the essential steps of the mediation process.

How Forgiveness Benefits You After The Divorce (06/24/19)
Everyone wants to be right, but oftentimes, holding onto one’s pride tears the relationship apart.

How to Explain Divorce to Your Children (06/06/19)
When creating a plan in which you will explain your divorce, it is best to keep certain guidelines in mind.

8 Things To Consider When Communicating With Your Ex (05/10/19)
Divorce taints the line of communication between couples, as the multitude of emotions circulating between them makes it toughto remain civil.

Division of Assets and Debts (04/26/19)
Financial matters are a primary topic of discussion in divorce mediation.

Creating Effective Parenting Plans (01/22/19)
This article discusses working with your children’s developmental needs when creating a parenting plan.