In the right hands, alternative dispute resolution (ADR) is an efficient, cost-effective means to settle disputes without expensive litigation. Sullivan Ward attorneys possess extensive experience in all types of business disputes, and have undergone advanced training and certification in negotiation, mediation and facilitation techniques and strategies. Frequently we act as independent or court-appointed mediators or arbitrators, and are known for our ability to resolve problems before they escalate.
Our experience in complex litigation informs our strategic process when handling disputes outside of the courtroom. However, if other means to resolve differences are exhausted and litigation becomes necessary, we are prepared to use these skills to vigorously defend the interests of our clients.
Our ADR capabilities are applied to all types of business disputes including: