Southwestern Law School Los Angeles, CA

Mediation Advocacy (Winter Intersession)

583WN | 1.0 credits


This course focuses on different theories and approaches to mediation. Mediation is gaining in importance as a mechanism for parties to heal differences without the expense and trauma of litigation. Students will learn how to navigate the mediation process and how to represent clients effectively in a mediation setting. Students in this course have an opportunity to function as both advocates and mediators, using a variety of techniques to resolve disputes.