Professional and Administrative Services

 

Professional and administrative services are provided.  Services begin with scheduling. The mediator undertakes this administrative duty when designated or appointed to hold a settlement conference. Professional services are rendered when the mediator conducts a settlement conference. During a conference, the mediator works to facilitate settlement discussions between disputing parties. The parties decide the outcome.  After an outcome is determined, the mediator files a report of mediation results.  Services conclude with the filing of the mediator's report.