Jeffrey A. Tidus is a partner at the Los Angeles firm of Lamb & Baute LLP. Mr. Tidus' law practice emphasizes financial institutions, complex business litigation, professional negligence and bad faith litigation. Mr. Tidus can be reached by email at Jtidus@Lamb-Baute.com or by phone at (213) 630-5085.
The Benefits of Active Party Participation in Mediation
Effective mediation differs dramatically from a judicial settlement conference because it utilizes a model of active participation by all participants, especially the parties. This article discusses the purposes served by attorneys allowing the active participation by their clients in mediation.