Why Mediation?

Avoids frequent and oftentimes fruitless settlement
Allows parties to become truly aware of the other
side’s position.
Shortens time lines for everyone.
Caps litigation costs for all involved.
May obviate the need for trials before judges whose decisions might not be issued for months, or even years after a trial is over.
Reaches a path to resolution where both sides evaluate realistically the positions that they hold.