CLE: Mediation to London Fischer Law Firm

CLE Events | Event Date: January 24, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. ET

New York, NY (January 23, 2018) – Susan Hernandez, Esq. has been invited to present a 60-minute CLE seminar entitled Alternative Dispute Resolution: A Guide to Mediation to the law firm of London Fischer LLP on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. The presentation will be held at 59 Maiden Lane, New York, NY 10038.

Ms. Hernandez's seminar will focus on the benefits of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and the fundamental concepts of achieving success through the mediation process. Regardless of whether a practice specializes in personal injury, commercial, employment or other matters, Ms. Hernandez will present how ADR can quickly and efficiently bring about a resolution, saving time, costs and avoid the uncertainty of litigation. Topics will include:

• When to us ADR
• Ways to maximize the success of the mediation
• Preparing for the mediation
• The facilitative and evaluative role of the mediator
• The use of joint and break-out sessions
• What to do when the parties reach an impasse
• Drafting the post-mediation agreement and strategies for resolving a case utilizing ADR

Participants will have an opportunity to meet and hear directly from one of NAM's top mediators.

Ms. Hernandez was voted the #1 Mediator in the New York State by the 2017 New York Law Journal Annual Reader Rankings Survey and has been ranked a Top 10 Mediator for the past 3 years. She was also ranked a Top 10 Arbitrator in the 2016 Survey. Further, for the second year in a row, she was named a National Law Journal 2017 Alternative Dispute Resolution Champion, as part of a select group of only 37 nationwide. Ms. Hernandez has mediated a wide variety of disputes involving contracts, discrimination, employment, personal injury, real property/partition, and sexual harassment.

Ms. Hernandez is available to mediate and arbitrate cases throughout New York State.

Click here to view Susan Hernandez's resume.

Click here to view the 2017 New York Law Journal Reader Rankings Survey.

Click here to view The National Law Journal 2017 ADR Champions.


Founded in 1992, NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation) is recognized for its superb customer service and exceptional panel of arbitrators and mediators. For the second year in a row, NAM was named Best ADR Firm in the United States by the 2017 National Law Journal Annual Reader Rankings Survey. Also, six of NAM's neutrals were named National Law Journal 2017 Alternative Dispute Resolution Champions as part of a select group of only 37 nationwide. NAM also ranked as a Best National ADR Provider by the 2017 Corporate Counsel Best of Survey. The New York Law Journal Annual Reader Rankings Survey selected NAM as the No. 1 ADR firm for the past seven years. NAM was also voted a “Best Overall ADR Provider” in the 2017 Best of The New Jersey Law Journal and Best of the Midwest annual surveys.

NAM works with more than 10,000 commercial entities, including more than 50 percent of the Fortune 100 companies. NAM offers litigants a nationwide panel of more than 2,500 top-tier former judges and practicing specialists uniquely qualified to facilitate the resolution of disputes in a private forum. NAM maintains rosters in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and in major cities around the world, with specific expertise in the areas of complex commercial, construction, employment, entertainment, financial services, international, insurance, medical malpractice, personal injury (including third-party and first-party actions), professional liability and real estate dispute resolution. NAM is an indispensable resource for parties seeking cost-effective alternatives to expensive and time-consuming litigation.

NAM provides complimentary continuing legal education programs for attorneys, bar associations, corporate and government legal departments, and other legal and business organizations.

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