CLE Program

Making the Most of Mediation


Date: Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Time: 5:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


MBA Western Mass. Office
TD Bank Center, 1441 Main Street
Springfield, MA, 01103-1450

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MBA Paralegals : $0.00
MBA Law Student : $0.00
MBA New Admittee : $0.00
MBA Member : $0.00
Non-member : $50.00

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Insights from Expert Advocates and Mediators

Building on last year's successful program, "Best Practices for Advocates in Mediation," this panel will take the discussion to the next level.

For advocates, the panel will address how to be effective, be persuasive and advance the goal of reaching a settlement in mediation. The mediators will share the persuasive techniques and practices that they have seen advocates use to move matters toward settlement, as well as their own strategies for reaching the same goal.

Special $25 rate for Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden, and Hampshire County Bar Association members.  Please contact member services at (617) 338-0530 or enter the Promo Code provided to your bar association.


John W. Fieldsteel, Esq., Program Chair
Fieldsteel Dispute Resolution LLC, Needham
Magistrate Judge Kenneth P. Neiman, Panelist
Massachusetts U.S. District Court, Boston
Brian R. Jerome, Esq., Panelist
Massachusetts Dispute Resolution Services, Boston and Salem
Nancy Frankel Pelletier, Esq., Panelist
Robinson Donovan P.C.
Jeffrey E. Poindexter, Esq., Panelist
Tani E. Sapirstein, Esq., Panelist
Sapirstein & Sapirstein PC, Springfield

Sponsoring Sections:

Dispute Resolution Section

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