March 27, 2019

The art of the deal – inside the mediator’s mind

By Paul Russell, AdvocateDaily.com Contributor

A successful mediator needs to have both legal knowledge and empathy, Toronto mediator and employment lawyer Peter Israel tells AdvocateDaily.com.

“Mediation is a very delicate dance between fact, law, emotion, the parties and their lawyers,” says Israel, founding principal of PI Mediation.

“As a mediator, it is easy to forget that you are dealing with people,” he says. “While this is something you do every day, to them it is an intensely personal and important time.” (Read more…)

LEGAL DISCLAIMER: This article is for informational purposes only and is not intended to provide legal advice, which in all circumstances must be tailored to the specific facts of any problem. You should obtain a proper legal consultation in order to determine how this article applies to your specific situation.
Please feel free to contact Israel Foulon LLP to learn more at 416-640-1550.

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