Saturday, December 13, 2008
In Merced County CA, the Superior Court has a $300 Early Mediation Program that is shared equally between the parties, that allows 3 hours of time with a mediator of your choice from a approved mediator list.
A "Neutral" can often assist the parties in the conflict for reaching a settlement prior to litigation.
A search for the Superior Court of each California County often will have a link to the ADR program and a list of Mediators or Arbitrators.
Many mediators will have a area of practice such as Family Law, Probate, Social Security, Real Estate, Construction Defects
In addition languages spoken such as Spanish