Alternative Dispute Resolution Section

February 8, 2016
Be the Best Mediator with Basic Habits

Do you want to be the best mediator you can be? Sometimes it comes down to reviewing and re-implementing the basics.

January 26, 2016
Note Taking Not Always the Best Method

We have all been taught to take notes during client intake, mediation, trial, etc. But is that serving your client or clients best?

January 20, 2016
Oregon Supreme Court Rules on Mediation Confidentiality

On December 15, 2015, the Oregon Supreme Court issued an opinion on the confidentiality of statements made prior to the actual mediation.

December 14, 2015
Holiday Schedule for Children of Divorce

This helpful reference sheet will allow parties to sort out the holiday schedule for children during a divorce in an organized and fair manner.

December 3, 2015
Conflict Strategies for the Holidays and Beyond

Whether dealing with personal or professional conflict, you can help manage the stress with these nine tips.

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The purpose of the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) section is to promote the use of alternative methods of dispute resolution such as mediation, arbitration, early neutral evaluation, mini-trials, summary jury trials and private judging. While recognizing the importance of trials, the section works to further educate both the bar and the public about alternative dispute resolution.
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A Message from the Section Chair

Jennifer Beinart

“Welcome to the online home of the Indianapolis Bar Association's Alternative Dispute Resolution section. As the 2016 chair of the section, I encourage you to get involved with the section, whether that means attending our educational programming, networking with colleagues at a social event, volunteering for service on the section's executive committee or participating in the ADR section's pro bono activities.”

Jennifer Bays Beinart - 2016 ADR Section Chair - Bays Family Law