Joint Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee
Deborah Wood Blevins, Chair
Greetings from the Joint Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee!
We are a joint committee of The Virginia Bar Association and the Virginia State Bar, with staffing provided by The Virginia Bar Association. All lawyers, regardless of practice area, benefit from learning more about the skills used in negotiation, mediation, arbitration, and other options for alternative dispute resolution. Want to learn more? We are the group for you!
Joint ADR Committee
has an impressive record of providing its members with access to excellent information about the practice of ADR in Virginia. We offer regular CLE and CME programming, and this year are hosting
A Place at the Table: A Symposium on Attracting 21st Century Clients & Efficiently Solving Their Problems
on September 25, 2017, at the Troutman Sanders Building in Richmond.
We offer monthly emails, a blog, and a
with useful and up-to-date information about skills as a neutral and as an advocate in ADR processes. They reflect the latest thinking and developments in the field. Membership also gives you access to networking opportunities; some of the best minds in Virginia in ADR are members of the Committee. Our partnerships with other groups expand your exposure to information and professional relationships.
, and see for yourself what $25 for annual membership can bring to your practice. Feel free to
or any of our
Joint ADR Committee Council members
with your questions and ideas. We look forward to welcoming you to our Committee.