Toward New Standards for the Neutral Lawyer in Mediation
34 Pages Posted: 17 Nov 2009
Date Written: July 1, 1984
This Article addresses the special dangers of placing one lawyer in a neutral position, as either a mediator who uses legal skills along with other dispute resolution techniques to resolve a dispute or plan a transaction, or an "impartial advisory attorney" who gives legal advice but does not attempt to facilitate an agreement.
Keywords: mediation, mediator, alternative dispute resolution, neutral lawyer
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