Arbitration and Mediation

Many people seek arbitration or mediation of disputes rather than heading to court.  

Analysis of Mediation and Arbitration

What is Mediation?

A mediator is a third-person with no power to make decisions.  Rather, a mediator helps both parties evaluate their goals and options with the hope of finding a resolution acceptable to everyone.

Choosing a Mediator
What is Arbitration? 

An arbitrator is a third-person with the power to make decisions.  Much like a judge, the arbitrator hears both sides and then announces a decision.  The decisions are sometimes binding and sometimes not.



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