This article originally appeared in Colorado Lawyer – August/September 2017. Reprinted with permission. This article offers suggestions to help counsel achieve cost-effective and successful arbitrations by making the arbitrator’s job easier. These days, few civil litigators are strangers to arbitration because contractual provisions to arbitrate are common. Put simply, in arbitration the parties have contractually […]
About Julie Williamson Esq.
Julie Williamson is a mediator and arbitrator concentrating on the resolution of business, employment, and probate disputes. She helps companies and individuals solve problems related to real estate transactions, contract disputes, business dissolutions, class and FLSA collective actions, bankruptcy issues, insurance practices, employment practices, financial fraud issues, investment claims, employee benefits, and a variety of other matters.
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Effective Pre-Mediation Evaluation of the Commercial Case by Charles R. Ledbetter and Julie McCurdy Williamson Careful pre-mediation case analysis is key to a productive mediation. This article discusses important aspects of evaluating the commercial case, arriving at a reasonable range of settlement value, and making a persuasive presentation at the mediation. “Before everything else, getting […]