Is mediation legally binding?

Jean M. Dwyer is a Certified Circuit Court Mediator

Is mediation legally binding?

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Mediation is legally binding if the parties enter into a settlement agreement. During a mediation whatever terms are agreed upon will then be reduced to writing. Once the parties sign this agreement, then it does become legally binding and will be enforceable by the court.