Mediation Advocacy: A Best Practices Review

When:  May 9, 2024 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM (ET)

Critical differences exist between traditional zealous advocacy and the skill set necessary to successfully accomplish client goals in the mediation process. Our panel shares time tested techniques and approaches proven to help you make the most of mediation. Topics include: 


  1. Differences between mediation and litigation advocacy and why the differences are important;
  2. Drafting and exchanging written submissions tailored to the mediation process;
  3. Advance and strategic planning for counsel;
  4. Client education and preparation; 
  5. Best practices at the mediation table;
  6. Strategies when the matter doesn’t settle.

Save the Date!



Shel Stark

Mediator and Arbitrator

Nakisha N. Chaney

of Counsel, Salvatore

Prescott Porter & Porter

Michael S. Leib

Leibadr LLC



Mary Anne Parks
(248) 895-6400