Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)

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  • Resolving disputes directly with other party through negotiating.
  • If doesn't work - may instruct solicitors to negotiate on their behalf.

ADVANTAGES                                    DISADVANTAGES

Cheap,                                                              Expensive if using a lawyer,

Quick,                                                               Can drag on for years,

Informal,                                                           Sometime doesn't reach a settlement.

Completely Private. 


  • Neutral mediator help parties reach solution


  • Consult parties, see how much common ground between them,
  • Explore position with each party, looking at the needs + carrying offers to


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