13th Annual Advanced Mediation & Advocacy Skills Institute

13th Annual Advanced Mediation & Advocacy Skills Institute
Presented by the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution

Program Description:
This two-day interactive institute features rare opportunities to learn from some of the leading mediators and advocates in North America. Each plenary session panel features an expert mediator, in-house counsel, and a skilled outside attorney, discussing each phase of the mediation process. Small group discussions led by experts in the field follow the plenary session panels. The opportunity for mediators and advocates to interact in small facilitated groups provides a unique environment to enhance your skill, knowledge and understanding of the mediation process.  Download the program brochure.

Spotlight on JAMS Speakers:

  • R. Wayne Thorpe, Esq. | Thursday, October 22 | 9:10 AM
    Preparing for Mediation

    Mediators, corporate counsel, and litigators reveal preparation
    techniques that maximize opportunities for favorable settlements.
  • Terrence L. Croft, Esq. and Kimberly Taylor, Esq. | Friday, October 23 | 2:30 PM
    Throwing the Perfect Pitch: Marketing for Mediators
    Learn what qualities clients seek when hiring a mediator, get insights into the marketing “dos and don’ts” and learn from others what has worked—and has not worked—for them.

October 21-23, 2015
Hyatt Regency Atlanta
265 Peachtree St. NE
Atlanta, GA 30303

Register at www.americanbar.org

Featured People

Terrence Lee Croft, Esq.
  • Agribusiness
  • Antitrust
  • Appellate
  • Arbitration
  • Aviation
  • Banking
  • Business/Commercial
  • Civil Rights
  • Construction
  • Employment
  • Engineering and Construction
  • Environmental
  • Estate/Probate/Trusts
  • Franchise
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Professional Liability
  • Real Property
  • Securities
  • Special Master/Disc. Referee
  • Telecommunications
  • Training/Teaching