Dispute Resolution Section

This section provides members the opportunity to exchange information with other practitioners regarding alternate dispute resolution, including an annual CLE seminar and co-sponsored CLE programs with other sections that use mediation in their practice.

Wilson Worley Moore Gamble &...
PO Box 88
Kingsport, TN 37662
Immediate Past Chair
Community Mediation Center
912 S. Gay, Suite L-300
Knoxville, TN 37902
Memphis Area Legal Services, Inc.
116 Tuckahoe Rd
Jackson, TN 38305

Register Today for the 135th Annual TBA Convention

Join us on June 15-18 in Nashville for the 135th Annual Convention! Registration for the 2016 TBA Convention includes:

  • free access to all TBA CLE programming;
  • the Opening Reception;
  • the Bench Bar Programming and Luncheon;
  • Law School and general breakfasts;
  • the Lawyers Luncheon;
  • the Thursday evening Joint (TBA/TLAW/TABL) Reception;
  • the Thursday night dinner and entertainment at the George Jones Museum;
  • and the Friday night Dance Party.

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Letter from the Chair: Forum Covers Many Types of ADR

Most lawyers who litigate don’t handle only one type of case, and most law firms certainly don’t. While some aspects of mediation and arbitration are universal, both lawyers and neutrals know there are differences that arise out of subject matter. So we have put together for the April 22 section-sponsored Alternative Dispute Resolution Forum, segments on employment mediation and arbitration, health care dispute resolution, construction mediation and domestic relations mediation. We’ve added to that mix presentations on the application of neuroscience to ADR and ADR ethics. This seminar may not quite have something for everyone, but it almost certainly have something for somebody in every law office in Tennessee. Don’t miss it!

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