Using Mediation to Stem the Tide of Litigation in the Ocean of Family Wealth Transfers - Dispute Resolution Journal - Vol. 59, No. 4

Roselyn L. Friedman
Erica E. Lord
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2 pages
October, 2004
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Roselyn L. Friedman is a partner with the law firm of Sachnoff & Weaver, Ltd. in Chicago where she chairs the estate and wealth transfer group. She is also a mediator, focusing on disputes relating to trusts, estates and family businesses, and she is a frequent speaker on the topic of using mediation in estate planning. Among other affiliations, Ms. Friedman is a fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel and a volunteer mediator for the Center for Conflict Resolution, an Illinois not-for-profit organization.

Erica E. Lord is an associate with the estate and wealth transfer group at Sachnoff & Weaver, Ltd. Her practice concentrates primarily on estate planning and trust and estate administration.