Mediation Information and Assessment Meetings (MIAMs): when does my client need to attend one? | Practical Law

Mediation Information and Assessment Meetings (MIAMs): when does my client need to attend one? | Practical Law

This note discusses the pre-action protocol for Mediation Information and Assessment introduced in April 2011 by Practice Direction 3A of the Family Procedure Rules 2010. It examines the importance of attending the Mediation and Information Assessment Meeting (MIAM), the implications of non-attendance and also clarifies when attendance can be dispensed with.

Mediation Information and Assessment Meetings (MIAMs): when does my client need to attend one?

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This note discusses the pre-action protocol for Mediation Information and Assessment introduced in April 2011 by Practice Direction 3A of the Family Procedure Rules 2010. It examines the importance of attending the Mediation and Information Assessment Meeting (MIAM), the implications of non-attendance and also clarifies when attendance can be dispensed with.