Alternative Dispute Resolution in the Construction Industry - Dispute Resolution Journal - Vol. 52, No. 3

James P. Groton
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10 pages
August, 1997
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The author is one of the senior partners of Sutherland, Asbill & Brennan, and heads that firm’s ADR practice. His principal areas of law practice involve ADR, problem solving and litigation, especially in the construction industry. He is a long-time panelist and a member of the board of directors of the American Arbitration Association and is a past recipient of the Whitney North Seymour Medal for outstanding contributions to the responsible use of ADR. This article has been excerpted and reprinted with permission from the chapter entitled “The Progressive or ‘Stepped’ Approach to ADR: Designing Systems to Prevent, Control, and Resolve Disputes,” by James P. Groton. It appears in the Construction Resolution Formbook, copyright 1997, by John Wiley and Sons, Inc., available from Wiley Law Publications, Colorado Springs, Colorado. To order, call 1-800-879-4539.