How to Succeed in Arbitration

How to Succeed in Arbitration
Sponsored By: MCLE New England
January 22, 2015 | 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM ET
Spotlight on JAMS Speaker: Hon. James V. Ryan (Ret.)

Is arbitration having a resurgence? It is an increasingly vital means of dispute resolution in a wide array of practice areas. It is essential that attorneys understand when to use it—and how to succeed at it. This seminar covers the ins and outs of arbitration, including whether and why to arbitrate, how to win at arbitration, and what traps to be wary of. Expert panelists cover the essentials so that you know the key aspects and rules of arbitration and can use them to your client's advantage.

Agenda and written materials

  • When and Why to Arbitrate
  • The Pros and Cons of Arbitration
  • What Types of Cases Are Suited to Arbitration
  • Key Pre-Arbitration Decisions
  • Arbitrating Labor, Employment, Med Mal, U Coverage, Construction, Professional Liability, and Other Cases
  • Baseball Arbitration
  • What Are the Rules
  • The Nuts and Bolts of a Successful Arbitration
  • The Importance of Presentation
  • Arbitrator Selection
  • What Do Arbitrators Think
  • Traps for the Unwary
  • "Ask the Experts" Q&A Session

Location:
MCLE Conference Center
Ten Winter Place
Boston, MA

For an agenda and to register, please visit the MCLE How to Succeed in Arbitration Event page.

Featured People

Hon. James V. Ryan (Ret.)