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I am an attorney and I am new to ADR
What do I need to know?
- In 2005, the American Bar Association, the American Arbitration Association, and the Association for Conflict Resolution adopted the Model Standards of Conduct for Mediators
- The State of New York has a Mediator Ethics Advisory Committee
- The State of New York also has Standards of Conduct for CDRC mediators.
- A Compilation of Sample Mediation Clauses by the Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee of the New York City Bar Association
How do I prepare? How do I prepare my client?
You should start by reviewing the court’s ADR procedures. This article provides a comprehensive overview of how to prepare yourself and your client for mediation.