Alternate Dispute Resolution

Posted on Mon, 2019-07-08 12:25 by Burt M. Kahn in Alternate Dispute Resolution

Mediation has become a popular tool for resolving medical malpractice claims.


Trials of medical negligence suits are inefficient. They require tremendous resources and the adversarial aspect of a trial actually impedes the exchange of significant information between the parties. It can easily be twice or three times longer to resolve a medical malpractice claim through a trial versus a mediated settlement.

Posted on Tue, 2019-06-18 08:58 by David Bulitt in Alternate Dispute Resolution

David Bulitt, a JGL shareholder and one of the DC area’s top divorce lawyers, sits down for the first in a series of interviews about mediation and its benefits, in light of the new practice area that we have recently launched Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR).


1. We are hearing a lot these days about mediation in legal disputes.  Can you first tell us what exactly it is?

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