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Shaw, Margaret: Hopes for Future of Mediation - Video

by Margaret Shaw
December 2010

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Margaret Shaw talks about what she hopes to see in the future for mediation: that mediation in schools will make a difference; certification regulations will form slowly, so as not to lose the flexibility of the field; that there will be an increased emphasis on collaboration in society.


Margaret L. Shaw, Esq. is widely respected for her persistence and creativity in reaching settlement and is sought after to design and implement innovative ADR Systems nationwide.  Margaret Shaw joined JAMS when ADR Associates combined their firm with JAMS in 2004. A former civil litigator, Ms. Shaw has maintained an active ADR practice for more than twenty-five years and is the author of numerous articles on a variety of aspects of the ADR field, such as a chapter called “Mediating Class Actions” included in the ADR Handbook for Judges.

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