Alternative Dispute Resolution Section

July 13, 2015
Message from the Chair: The Latest Section Updates

Check out this post for the latest ADR Section updates straight from section chair Christine Douglas of Harden Jackson LLC.

June 29, 2015
Meet the Mediator: Elodie Meuser

Check out this post to learn more about Elodie Meuser of The Mediation Option.

June 16, 2015
Planning is Important for Early Dispute Resolution

When is mediation too early? Should mediation be attempted prior to the completion of discovery? What are the benefits of early dispute resolution? Read more about these questions - and their potential answers - in this post.

June 8, 2015
Emotional Intelligence in Mediations

Emotional intelligence is key to successfully approaching clients in mediation. But how can you gauge emotions when it comes to the use of technology? Click here to find out.

June 8, 2015
Upcoming CLE for Your First Domestic Relations Mediation

On Tuesday, June 23 from noon to 1 p.m., the ADR Section is hosting Don't Do That! How to Survive & Thrive in Your First Domestic Relations Mediation as an Attorney. Click here for more information.

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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

Christine Douglas

“Welcome to the online home of the Indianapolis Bar Association's Alternative Dispute Resolution section. As the 2015 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.”

Christine Douglas - 2015 ADR Section Chair - Harden Jackson LLC