Tag Archives: Mediation

Guest blog: Directing a dispute resolution center

By Tammie S. Haynes On a beautiful autumn day, I walked into the redbrick Montgomery County Courthouse annex to a nondescript back hallway. Halfway down a line of chairs along the wall, a lone man sat with his hands clasped, elbows resting on his knees, his head bowed. On a door, a plaque read “Dispute Resolution … Continue Reading

Seven Ways to Make Mediation More Successful

Difficult as it may be to believe, Texas lawyers have been using mediation to resolve disputes for more than 25 years. Mediators, during this time period, have developed a broad array of methods of resolving even the most complex problems. Texas lawyers have also received training in mediation advocacy, negotiation, and utilizing various alternative dispute … Continue Reading