Good Mediators Don’t Grow on Trees

Today, most disputes that are the subject of civil lawsuits are mediated prior to trial.  As a result, increasingly businesspeople and other individuals who generally are not accustomed to dispute resolution processes are having to learn how to go about finding a mediator for their case.  While there usually are many mediators available within a […]

A Primer on Mediation and Arbitration

Most business people, and many lawyers who don’t try lawsuits for a living, don’t know much about mediation or arbitration, the two most common forms of alternative dispute resolution.  Nearly everyone’s heard of these procedures, but most people don’t learn much about them until they’re called on to participate in some way.  Here are some […]