CLE Program

Second Annual Dispute Resolution Symposium


Date: Wednesday, May 2, 2018
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Suffolk University Law School
Conference Room
120 Tremont St
Boston, MA, 02108-4977

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MBA Law Student : $25.00
MBA Paralegals : $75.00
MBA Member : $75.00
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Non-member : $75.00

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Join leaders in Dispute Resolution for the Second Annual Dispute Resolution Symposium on Wednesday, May 2, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., at Suffolk University Law School.

This year's keynote speaker will be Douglas Stone, founder, Triad Consulting Group, and Co-author of Difficult Conversations and Thanks for the Feedback.

The symposium will bring together users, practitioners, researchers and academics. Whether you are a neutral, or you bring your clients to the negotiation table, this conference has the information you need for your practice.

Symposium Agenda

8:00-8:45 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:45-9:00 a.m. Welcoming Remarks
Brian Jerome, Chair, Massachusetts Bar Association Dispute Resolution Section, Massachusetts Dispute Resolution Services, Boston and Salem

9:00-10:30 a.m. Session 1
Navigating Dangerous Waters: Applying war zone family conflict resolution to YOUR cases

Michal Kaempfer and Michal Shaked, Family Law Peacemaking Practice--Trainings and Lectures, Israel

10:40-11:40 a.m. Session 2
Solution-driven Methods in Collaborative Law and Structured Negotiation

David Hoffman, Boston Law Collaborative, LLC

11:40-11:55 a.m. Break

11:55-1:10 p.m. Keynote Luncheon
Douglas Stone, founder, Triad Consulting Group

1:20-2:20 p.m. Session 3
Not Your Parents' Arbitration: Effective Hearing Protocol and Constructive Practice Tips

Moderator: Lisa Romeo, American Arbitration Association
Panelists: David Evans, Murphy & King, PC
Merriann Panarella, Panarella ADR

2:30-3:30 p.m. Session 4
Big Bad BIAS in Decision-Making and Behavior

Israela Brill-Cass, Fixerrr, LLC; professor, Emerson College; ombuds, Wesleyan University


Brian R. Jerome, Esq., Conference Co-chair
Massachusetts Dispute Resolution Services, Boston and Salem
Sarah E. Worley, Esq., Conference Co-chair
Sarah E. Worley Conflict Resolution PC, Boston
Douglas Stone, Keynote Speaker
Triad Consulting Group
Israela Brill-Cass, Panelist
Fixerrr, LLC; professor, Emerson College; ombuds, Wesleyan University
David L. Evans, Esq., Panelist
Murphy & King PC, Boston
David Hoffman, Esq., Panelist
Boston Law Collaborative LLC, Boston
Michal Kaempfer, Esq., Panelist
Family Law Peacemaking Practice, Israel
Merriann M. Panarella, Esq., Panelist
Panarella ADR, Natick
Lisa Romeo, Moderator
American Arbitration Association, Boston
Michal Shaked, Esq., Panelist
Family Law Peacemaking Practice, Israel

Sponsoring Sections:

Dispute Resolution Section

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