Three High Conflict Mediation Techniques That Work!

©2017 Shawn D. Skillin, Esq. Some meditations are easy as pie and others are more like pulling teeth.  Here are three techniques that work when you feel more like a dentist than a mediator. 1.  Making Proposals: Teach your clients how to make proposals in a simple but structured process.  Stick to the structure, after […]

The Mediator’s Role in Decision Making

©2017 John C Edwards, Esq. In a previous article, I wrote about the importance of leaving the critical decision making up to the parties to a mediation, especially if the party has a “high conflict personality.”  (I will refer to people with a high conflict personality as an HCP.)  As a mediator, my goal is […]