Mediation and Arbitration
Dunlap & Shipman’s Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) group offers a wide range of cost-efficient and practical solutions to resolve civil disputes and reduce or avoid costly litigation expense
The firm’s ADR group include several Certified Circuit Court Mediators, including Gary A. Shipman, Michael P. Dickey, Robert Kaufmann, Davisson Dunlap, III, and Aaron A. White. These Certified Circuit Court Mediators have received extensive training in dispute resolution techniques to provide innovative, cost-efficient, and practical solutions to solve complex legal disputes.
Each attorney in the ADR group has years of experience counseling clients in non-adversarial contexts, as well as representing clients in litigation. By way of example, ADR group attorneys have litigated cases in the areas of real estate, construction , business torts, condominium and homeowner’s associations, and labor and employment, just to name a few. Each has successfully negotiated settlements in cases involving complex litigation, suits with multiple parties including third-party claims and cross claims, multi-million-dollar damage demands, and contested insurance coverage claims.
Attorneys in the firm’s ADR group include multiple published authors of authoritative legal treaties and practice manuals, law professors, attorneys licensed in multiple states, Board-Certified experts in Construction Law and Condominium Law, Planned Development Law, and active members in professional, civic, non-profit, and business organizations. Please contact our offices to schedule an appointment with one of our skilled mediators, arbitrators, and alternative dispute resolution attorneys.