[Webinar] In the Mind of a Mediator: Avoiding Impasse and Maximizing Outcomes in Mediation – June 6, 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. EDT | NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation)
June 6, 2022
5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. EDT
Although mediation resolves most disputes, some mediations reach an impasse. Such disappointments can usually be avoided and positive resolutions achieved when advocates are armed with knowledge of common mediation pitfalls and develop negotiation skills that can improve mediation outcomes.
Join two of NAM’s most beloved Neutrals, the Hon. John P. DiBlasi (Retired) and Richard P. Byrne, Esq., and learn how proper preparation, smart drafting, and thoughtful strategies during the mediation session—focusing on the purpose, logistics, and objectives of the session— can not only reduce the potential for failure, but maximize results.
Meet the NAM Presenters
Judge DiBlasi is the former presiding judge of the New York State Supreme Court’s Commercial Division. During his illustrious career, he has arbitrated and mediated over 3,000 cases with an ADR practice that focuses on resolving commercial, international, financial, employment, entertainment, land use and wrongdoing issues. professional. In 2022, Justice DiBlasi was ranked among the top three mediators in the United States by the National Law Journal Best Of Survey for the ninth consecutive year. Additionally, in 2021, he was voted one of the top ten mediators in the New York Law Journal Best Of Survey, for the twelfth consecutive year.
Mr. Byrne has negotiated issues in a wide variety of specialist areas, including commercial matters, employment discrimination claims, employment contract disputes, construction disputes, complex personal injury and property damage claims equipment, as well as insurance, reinsurance and risk transfer issues. Mr. Byrne has earned the distinction of being voted one of the top 3 mediators in the United States for the eighth consecutive year by the 2022 National Law Journal Best Of Survey and for the past eight years he has been ranked in the top 10 best mediators by the New York Law Journal Best Of Poll. It received an AV rating by Martindale-Hubbell, the highest rating available, based on its peer review process.
Both Judge DiBlasi and Mr. Byrne are available to arbitrate and arbitrate cases across the United States.
Free CLE credit. Attendees must remain logged into the webinar for at least 50 minutes and register all codes to receive credit. This program offers 1 CLE credit for professional practice.
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