Faulkner Law's ADR Programs

Vega, Matt A.
November 2014
Alabama Lawyer;Nov2014, Vol. 75 Issue 6, p382
Academic Journal
The article offers information about the skills of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) being implemented in the Faulkner University's Thomas Goode Jones School of Law in Montgomery, Alabama. Topics discussed include the role of law professor Ken Dunham in launching the ADR program in the university, the certification program for ADR courses being offered in the university, and the students of the ADR program will become eligible for certification as mediators.


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