Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR)/Mediation


The goal of any Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) or mediation process is to reach an agreement that satisfies the needs of both parties without exhausting valuable resources in an unnecessary court case. While not appropriate in all instances, many matters can be efficiently settled through these alternative methods.

The attorneys in Cooper Levenson's ADR practice group are committed to providing valuable services to outside attorneys, assisting in evaluating all options - ADR, mediation, or other non-traditional approaches - for expeditious and efficient solutions to disputes.

Cooper Levenson attorneys are skilled and seasoned mediators in many types of matters, including:

  • Business / Commercial Litigation
  • Construction Law
  • Contract Disputes
  • Employment Law
  • Environmental Litigation
  • General Equity
  • Insurance Defense Litigation
  • Land Use/Action in Lieu of Prerogative Writ
  • Minority Shareholder Disputes
  • Probate Disputes
  • Professional Liability Litigation
  • Real Estate Litigation
  • Toxic Tort

The attorneys in Cooper Levenson' s Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice Group have a combined century of experience in the nuances of arbitration, mediation and other methods of complementary dispute resolution. In addition to having served as both plaintiff and defense counsel, our attorneys maintain an aggressive schedule of specialized training and continuing education classes to insure that we offering our clients the most effective means and methods available. This combination of experience, knowledge, and continuous improvement allows us to offer clients a unique understanding of alternative dispute resolution. The attorneys in Cooper Levenson's ADR / Mediation Practice Group offer:

  • A collective century of experience in mediation and ADR
  • Long and distinguished careers representing business and industry as well as insurance carriers
  • A straightforward, knowledgeable, and fair-minded approach
  • A solid record of assisting in settlement achievement

Cooper Levenson's Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice Group can offer valuable solutions to outside attorneys in need of a neutral. Together, we can streamline the dispute resolution process - resulting in an efficient and effective solution for you and your clients.

Practice Area Attorneys

Neustadter (Retired), Judge Robert - Practice Group Chair
April, Lewis B. - Partner
Kaplan, Rona Z. - Partner
Soifer, Mark - Partner