The Roles of Attorneys in Mediation
Bahcesehir University, Vol. 7, Nos. 83-84, pp. 242-251, 2011
12 Pages Posted: 28 Sep 2011
Date Written: September 22, 2011
Attorneys play a variety of roles as they protect, defend, and promote the interests of their clients. Using the roles of attorneys as articulated in the Model Rules of Professional Conduct, this paper examines how those roles may be in tension when an attorney participates in mediation.
Keywords: mediation, professional conduct, ethics, alternative dispute resolution
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