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JAMS Proudly Supports ABA Mediation Week

JAMS offers continuing legal education programs and events for ABA Mediation Week


Irvine, Calif. – JAMS, the largest private provider of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services worldwide, is announcing its participation in the American Bar Association’s (ABA) 2018 Mediation Week, which will be held October 14–20, 2018.

JAMS will host complimentary continuing legal education (CLE) programs and events throughout the month of October. The ABA Mediation Week initiative celebrates the strides made to institutionalize mediation as one of several appropriate dispute resolution processes. The theme for this year’s ABA Mediation Week is “Mediation, Civil Discourse, and ABA 2011 Resolution 108.”

JAMS is committed to supporting the ABA’s yearly campaign to promote mediation. This is a valuable and important initiative from the ABA, and we’re proud to be playing an active role.

-Chris Poole, JAMS President and CEO

JAMS has partnered with local bar associations and community organizations to create engaging events in Atlanta; Boston; the Inland Empire, Calif.; Los Angeles; New York; Orange, Calif.; Sacramento; and other areas. A full list of events, speakers and locations can be found on the JAMS website.

About JAMS – Local Solutions. Global Reach.

Founded in 1979, JAMS is the largest private provider of alternative dispute resolution services worldwide. With 27 locations, JAMS and its nearly 400 panelists are responsible for resolving thousands of the world’s important cases every year.

JAMS successfully resolves and manages business and legal disputes by providing efficient, cost-effective and impartial ways to overcome barriers at any stage of conflict. JAMS offers customized dispute resolution services locally and globally through a combination of industry-specific experience, first-class client service, top-notch facilities and highly trained panelists.

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Media Contact

For further information, please contact:

Kristine Snyder

JAMS Director, Public Relations & Content 

+1 949-224-4614 (Direct Dial)

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