From Bill Cottringer


William Cottringer

William Cottringer, Ph.D. is a retired prison warden and now a security consultant, expert witness and security management instructor. Dr. Cottringer is a frequent contributor to Security Management and is the author of the best-selling book You Can have Your Cheese & Eat It Too. He was a pioneer in… MORE >

Featured Mediators

View all

Read these next


The ADA Mediation Guidelines: A Community Collaboration Moves the Field Forward

  The Americans with Disabilities Act ("ADA"),[1] was the first civil rights statute to explicitly encourage the use of Alternative Dispute Resolution ("ADR") in the settlement of disputes arising under...

By Judith Cohen

Mediation Briefs

I received a mediation brief a few weeks ago from the plaintiffs' side in a contractual dispute. The brief contained a detailed description of the parties' agreement, a recitation of...

By Joe Markowitz

Occupy Wall Street Protest: Collaborators in Peace- Not Against It

This post and all posts by Jeff Thompson represent my personal reflections and opinions as a mediator and not that of any organization including the NYPD. As someone who has...

By Jeff Thompson

Find a Mediator