Alternative Dispute Resolution Section

May 19, 2015
Meet the Mediator: Melissa Avery

Check out this post to learn more about Melissa Avery of Broyles Kight & Ricafort PC.

May 8, 2015
This Isn't Your Grandfather's ADR!

Whether mediation or arbitration, mini-trials or private judges, many more litigators are utilizing ADR tools. See this post for more details on the ways ADR is changing the legal practice.

April 22, 2015
Spring Mediation Day: Volunteers Needed

The ADR Section Spring Mediation Day will be on Friday, May 22, at Faegre Baker Daniels LLP. Ten domestic mediator volunteers are needed. See this post for more information.

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

Check out this post for the latest section updates and upcoming events straight from section chair Christine Douglas of Harden Jackson LLC.

March 30, 2015
Clients Confused About Mediation? This Video Can Help

The Indiana Supreme Court developed a short video to help explain mediation and how it works in family law cases. Check out this post 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