Atlanta’s Trusted Resource for Mediation And Arbitration
Contract claims, loss and damage claims, negligence and premises liability, commercial litigation, labor and employment, real estate, landlord-tenant, construction and environmental matters.
Early, Party-Driven Solutions For Conflicts
Scott Zucker is both an attorney and a certified mediator. He has provided legal counsel and services to privately held and publicly traded businesses in many industries. He knows the value of pursuing ADR in resolving disputes as efficiently and economically as possible.
Trying to negotiate fair and reasonable settlement agreements can be difficult on your own, likewise for a breach of business contracts, boundary disputes, construction defects. If you wait too long, you may end up having to face costly litigation in court to resolve your conflicts.
Georgia Enacts the Uniform Mediation Act
April 2, 2021
One of my favorite expressions has always been “we have two ears and one mouth so that we can listen twice as much as we speak.” This adage may be nowhere more important than during a mediation. Ultimately, in a setting where all sides have come in good faith to seek a resolution of their…
RESOLVING EMPLOYMENT DISPUTES IN-HOUSE
March 22, 2021
The success of mediation is well known. In excess of 85% of all cases are settled when the parties come together to talk about their dispute, when each side has the opportunity to be heard and, most importantly, take an active role in crafting a resolution to the pending dispute. What is often noted by…
A Neutral’s Role in Finalizing a Settlement
March 8, 2021
Much has been discussed over the years as to the importance of maintaining the concept of confidentiality as part of the mediation process. Any concern relating to lack of confidentiality during the process would risk the incentive of openness and honesty during settlement discussions. In that the concept of confidentiality is crucial for a successful…
Is it time to consider an Ethical Will?
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