Denton Mediation Attorney
Shipman Dispute Resolution, LLC. offers mediation services for parties involved in civil, business, family, and commercial disputes. Mr. Shipman is a legally trained and skilled mediator able to assess such disputes as well as all relevant legal issues in order to help both sides reach an agreeable resolution.
Mediation is an ideal first option when parties wish to resolve a dispute outside a Courtroom proceeding. Mediation is also preferred because it allows the parties to stay on relatively good terms, provides confidentiality that official legal proceedings do not, and is a relatively quick and inexpensive process compared to other options.
When Mediation is Needed
Mediation may be the simplest and least painful way to get help in resolving a legal dispute. In general, the success of the mediation process depends upon the goodwill of the parties involved. The mediator simply acts as an impartial third party to ensure an agreement can be reached without sacrificing the relationship between the parties.
How Mediation Works
The mediation process brings the disputed parties together with a mediator in an attempt to resolve the dispute. The mediator oversees the process from start to finish, and it is the least formal of all ADR options.
Keys to a Successful Mediation
If you are involved in a dispute that may lead to mediation or if you are involved in a dispute that has progressed beyond mediation into full-blown litigation, there are several advantages to turning to mediation for resolution. However, for your mediation to be successful, keep these tips in mind: