Effective Techniques in Mediation Advocacy
June 24, 2013
Registration: 6:00 – 6:30 p.m.
CLE Program: 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
Networking Reception: 8:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Approved for CLE Credit in New Jersey
Join the Federal Practice and Procedure Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association and JAMS for an important primer on mediation advocacy strategy. Learn powerful practice tools to help you better prepare, present and negotiate during a mediation session. Hon. John J. Hughes (Ret.), current JAMS mediator and arbitrator and former Magistrate Judge, District of New Jersey (1991-2009), will moderate the session. This program is geared towards experienced attorneys.
Topics to be discussed include:
How to Prepare a Case for Mediation – the importance of educating your client about the process; issues to consider in exchanging mediation briefs; getting the right people in the room with the proper authority to settle