Professional Details

Donald Nowve, J.D., LLC
Mediator

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108 Fox Hunt Road
Rockbridge County
Glasgow, VA 24555
USA
540-784-6717

Description of Practice

Render mediation services in a diverse variety of civil matters involving claims under $25,000, including consumer contracts, landlord-tenant disputes and claims for property damage and personal injury.

Professional Background

I practiced law in New York State. I am certified by the Virginia Supreme Court to mediate court referred civil cases in the General District Courts in Virginia.

Experience

Offer ADR (mediation) services with analytical skills developed as a litigation attorney in New York with experience handling a variety of cases in Federal and state courts.

Degrees

  • B.A., City University of New York
  • J.D., University of New Hampshire School of Law
  • Member of New York bar

Training

Dates    Trainer(s)    Title   
2016    FairField Center    Va. General District Court. 20 hours plus 2 observations and 3 co-mediations

Approach

Encourage the parties to freely and openly discuss in a non-adversarial and non-judgmental environment their respective versions of the facts of the cases with an opportunity to propose their own solutions with the mediator's assistance and suggestions when necessary.

Fees

Fees will stated in a written "Mediation Agreement" to be signed before any work is done on any case. Fees will based upon the parties' ability to pay and the estimated time expected to be spent on the matter. The Agreement will be modified to reflect changes in the amount of the initial fee estimate. At the parties' option, fees can be determined on an agreed upon hourly rate or "flat fee" basis. Additional charges for travel expeneses to and from the mediation location will be set forth in the Mediation Agreement.

Other Information

I am not licenced to practice law in Virgina.

Areas of Practice

  • Automotive
  • Civil (general) (5 mediated)
  • Contracts (3 mediated)
  • Criminal
  • Government
  • Insurance (1 mediated)
  • Landlord - Tenant (3 mediated)
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Personal Injury (1 mediated)
  • Police
  • Transportation
  • Workers Comp

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Online Mediator

References available upon request.

This dispute resolution professional keeps liability insurance.