Alternative Dispute Resolution Section

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  • 03.21.2014Upcoming CLE: You are more than a mediator. You are an ADR specialist.

    Your client has a problem to be solved or an opportunity to secure. You should analyze the situation and design a dispute resolution process to fits the needs. Have you thought about the appropriate ADR tools to use? Should you use just one?

  • 03.04.2014Do you have the Blues or are you S.A.D.?

    Along with the freezing cold temperatures, school cancellations, demanding clients, winter weather warnings and lack of sunshine comes the potential for seasonal affective disorder.

  • 02.13.201410 Cornerstones of Mediation Advocacy - Part 2

    Here is Part 2 of the article regarding mediation advocacy. In this part, the authors expound upon the framework set out in Part 1 with a candid discussion about what helps and hinders dispute resolution.

  • 01.22.201410 Cornerstones of Mediation Advocacy - Part 1

    Check out this article on the "10 Cornerstones of Mediation Advocacy." In part one of the two-part series, the authors address lawyer prepration, client preparation, selecting the right client representative, selecting a mediator and attorney decorum.

  • 12.17.2013Please Note: CME Credit Not Available for Online CLE

    As we close this CLE year we wanted to be certain that you are aware that the Indiana Commission for Continuing Legal Education has advised that they will not approve distance education courses (online CLE) for Continuing Mediator Education (CME) credit.

  • 10.21.2013Thank You, Mediation Day Volunteers!

    Through the Alternative Dispute Resolution section’s fourth-annual Mediation Day on Friday, September 6, six of nine mediations held for cases pending in Marion County Paternity Court were successfully settled by volunteer mediators from the section.