Every professional mediator at The Effective Mediation Organization is dedicated to understanding the desires of each party involved, and through our conflict resolution process we can help you understand everything involved within the dispute. We will work with you every step of the way to make sure that you understand the choices you are making and feel empowered to make them.
Mediation is an informal and flexible conflict resolution process. The professional mediator role is to guide the parties toward their own resolution. Through joint sessions and separate caucuses with parties, the mediator helps both sides define the issues clearly, understand each other's position and move closer to resolution. If a party, or both parties have an attorney we would enjoy their presence during the mediation process. Having representation does not mean that you cannot attempt to benefit from the conflict resolution.
Professional Mediator , as used in law, is a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), a way of resolving conflict. ADR, Alternative Dispute Resolution, the arrival of the modern ADR movement. So, mediation has been around quite a while!