MEDIATION TIPS AND ARBITRATION BITS
BY Hon. Michael D. Marcus (Ret.)
Judge Michael D. Marcus (Ret.) is a mediator, arbitrator, and discovery referee at ADR Services, Inc. Prior to being a fulltime neutral, approximately 20 years ago, Judge Marcus was a trial lawyer, a law firm partner, and a judge at the California State Bar Court. Judge Marcus has also taught at law schools, is a legal author, and was a member of the Executive Committee of the Labor & Employment Law Section. He can be reached at (310) 201-0010 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
A MEDIATION CHECKLIST
Mediations, an essential part of civil litigation, require tactical and ethical considerations both before, during and after their conclusion. The following discusses those considerations.