Alternative Dispute Resolution
Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) is an essential tool that disputing parties can use to avoid or minimize the drawn-out, expensive, and public process of having their disputes decided in court. Building on the knowledge gained through their extensive experience litigating and trying cases in a wide variety of matters, BSP attorneys are trusted by other lawyers and courts to serve as neutrals in various ADR settings. These include serving as arbitrators in complex civil cases, acting as mediators and facilitators to help parties resolve complicated disputes, serving as discovery masters to limit and resolve discovery motions, and providing private and court-appointed case evaluation services. Having been involved in ADR processes as both advocates and as neutrals, BSP’s attorneys know how to make ADR effective. By providing skilled ADR services, BSP helps disputing parties move toward resolving their disputes in a cost-effective, private, confidential, and convenient setting.