Alternative Dispute Resolution Section

August 26, 2014
Upcoming CLE with Mediation Credit: What Happens When You Don't Settle at Mediation?

Learn what happens when you don't settle a mediation and then attend the ADR Annual Social immediately following the seminar.

August 8, 2014
Class Action Arbitration Should be Decided by Courts, Says Appellate Court

A recent federal court decision rules that arbitration of class action claims is an issue for courts to decide - not arbitrators.

July 30, 2014
National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals Announces Indiana Chapter Website

A new website has been launched whose aim is to "make life easier" for local legal professionals in need of ADR professionals' services.

July 23, 2014
Volunteers Needed for Mediation Day 2014

Registered domestic mediators are needed to volunteer for our fifth annual Mediation Day on September 26.

July 14, 2014
Couples Counseling for Ex-Spouses is a Valuable Option

When couples repeatedly come back for mediation, there may be a bigger issue than the conflict itself.

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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

Phyllis Armstrong

“Welcome to the online home of the Indianapolis Bar Association's Alternative Dispute Resolution section. As the 2014 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.”

Phyllis Armstrong - 2014 ADR Section Chair - The Mediation Group