Who’s Who Legal 2013 – ADR Roundtable

Interesting piece from Who’s Who Legal about what is happening internationally in ADR

See http://whoswholegal.com/news/features/article/30918/roundtable-commercial-litigation-2013/?utm_medium=email&utm_source=Law+Business+Research&utm_campaign=3273559_WHO+Briefing&dm_i=1KSF,1Y5W7,AVTOVS,704NI,1

Once again it looks like the take-up of ADR is more a reflection of price sensitivity than of an awakening in lawyers of where and how ADR can support their clients’ interests. Perhaps it doesn’t matter what the motivation is provided the outcome builds the platform. What the article doesn’t say (but what I suspect) is how ADR is being used. I think it is very likely that what we are seeing is simply the growth and entrenchment of the settlement mediation model.

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About Dr Rosemary Howell

I am a Professorial Fellow at the University of New South Wales in Sydney, delivering dispute resolution programs to undergraduate and postgraduate students. My company, Strategic Action, provides mediation, facilitation, coaching and bespoke training to business and government.

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