ADR for Legal Professionals, 2nd Edition
, Samantha Callow
ADR for Legal Professionals, 2nd Edition recognizes and addresses the specific needs of legal professionals involved in the growing field of alternative dispute resolution. A recurring case scenario guides readers through each stage of a dispute, from determining a conflict resolution style to drafting settlement agreements or preparing for arbitration.
With practice tips, highlight boxes, checklists, and sample documents, this practical resource provides an in-depth review of the three main ADR processes – mediation, negotiation, and arbitration – teaching readers the fundamental principles of alternative dispute resolution and demonstrating different opportunities to resolve conflicts.
The 2nd edition features a new chapter devoted to current issues in the field of ADR, including Indigenous practices, the use of ADR in administrative tribunals, training and career opportunities in ADR, and more. This edition also features industry-specific legal role plays focusing on common legal issues such as landlord and tenant, personal injury, contractor and owner, neighbours, and employment disputes.
With information, tips, and resources designed for legal professionals, readers will be better equipped to effectively advocate on behalf of their clients. This must-have collection of specialized materials is the perfect resource for any current or future legal professional learning about conflict resolution.