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Healing old wounds: Effective mediation of personal injury claims

Monday, September 11, 2017 @ 9:50 AM | By Mitchell Rose

This is the second article in a three-part series in which I share practical mediation advice, in different practice areas, based on my experience as a mediator and mediation lawyer (a.k.a. settlement counsel). Last week, I discussed wrongful dismissal. This week, I focus on maximizing settlement opportunities in the mediation of personal injury claims, including slips and falls, motor-vehicle accidents and intentional torts such as battery.

Seems like old times

Time moves slowly: Personal injury actions are typically commenced years — and sometimes decades — after...