As a form of alternative dispute resolution (ADR), mediation is highly effective. Mediation can be utilized in a broad spectrum of non-criminal conflicts. Some of the benefits of utilizing mediation include:
- Lower Cost when compared with litigation and court fees
- There is more confidentiality with mediation as the outcomes are not a matter of public record.
- The parties participating in the mediation decide the outcome, therefore they have full control of their resolution.
A neutral third party can facilitate direct communication between the parties.
- When compared to lawsuits, mediation can be completed in a fraction of the time. Mediation is most often completed within hours, as opposed to weeks or even years with a lawsuit.
Who Can Use Mediation?
Disputes occur among team members, stakeholders, and even business partners. Mediation can bring resolution
A neutral third party can be beneficial when dealing with sensitive family conflicts.
Mediation ensures that each party in a community dispute is heard and mutually beneficial resolution can take place