CLE Programs

Considering, Preparing and Conducting Mediation and Arbitration Hearings

This program is designed for both plaintiff and defense lawyers, as well as paralegals, who engage in mediation and/or arbitration of personal injury claims. Join an esteemed panel consisting of a mediator/arbitrator, plaintiff’s counsel, defense counsel and an insurance adjuster. Discussion topics include:

  • Is mediation or arbitration a worthwhile consideration for your case? If so, how do you get the other side to the table;
  • Consideration of arbitration agreements, including high/low agreements;
  • How are arbitration hearings conducted (disclosures, rules of evidence);
  • How much should be disclosed at mediation; and
  • How to be effective at mediations and arbitrations.

Robert H. Astor, Esq., program chair
Robert H. Astor Attorney at Law, Springfield

L. Jeffrey Meehan, Esq.
Doherty, Wallace, Pillsbury & Murphy PC, Springfield

John P. Dibartolo, Esq.
Law Office of John P. DiBartolo, Easthampton

Sponsoring Sections:

Civil Litigation Section

Young Lawyers Division

Date:Tuesday, February 12, 2013
Time:4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:Western New England University School of Law
1215 Wilbraham Road
Springfield, MA, 01119
MBA Paralegals$40.00
MBA Law Student$40.00
MBA New Admittee$40.00
MBA Member$80.00

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