Collaborative law growing in Tampa Bay: training attracts 80 lawyers and professionals

Michael Zeytoonian News Articles

The Tampa Bay Rays may not be able to get a new baseball stadium any time soon, but the use of Collaborative Law is growing in the Tampa, Florida area.  Over 80 people – lawyers, financial planners and mental health professionals took part in an Introductory Collaborative Practice Training in Tampa, Florida on September 11 and 12, 2015.  The training …

The Collaborative Review features article by Zeytoonian: So what is a Meitheal anyway?

Michael Zeytoonian News Articles

So what is a Meitheal anyway? The Fall issue of The Collaborative Review (Vol. 15, Issue 2), has just been published and features an article by Michael Zeytoonian, Director of Dispute Resolution Counsel, LLC in Wellesley and Westborough, MA about the essence of Collaborative Law.  The article is entitled “What Makes Collaborative Law Collaborative Law (really)?” and it focuses on …

Brian Jerome, Michael Zeytoonian Present on ADR to Nigerian Judges

Michael Zeytoonian News Articles

Brian Jerome and Michael Zeytoonian made a presentation on alternative dispute resolution (ADR) to a group of 12 Nigerian Judges and high ranking court officials on August 5, 2015 in Cambridge, MA. The presentation was part of a program the judges are attending offered by the UMASS Center for Peace, Democracy and Development. The presentations were followed by a lively …

Zeytoonian to present on ADR to Nigerian delegation

Michael Zeytoonian News Articles

A delegation from Nigeria is traveling to the United States and working with the UMASS Center for Peace, Democracy and Development to learn more about ADR. The delegation is made up of several high level judges from Nigeria and includes the Chief Justice and the President of the Court of Appeals. The use of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) has spread …

Zeytoonian moderates MCLC panel on homeowner-contractor disputes

Michael Zeytoonian News Articles

Using Collaborative Law to resolve multi-party homeowner-contractor disputes was the focus of a special program at the Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council’s (MCLC) annual meeting on March 12, 2015 at the Wellesley Community Center in Wellesley, MA. A team of ten Collaborative Law professionals and attorneys presented a case scenario in which the parties to a homeowner–contractor-subcontractor dispute opted to use …

Applying collaborative law to business disputes

Michael Zeytoonian News Articles

The Massachusetts Collaborative Law Council presents an advance training in Applying Collaborative Law to Business Disputes. Friday December 12, 2014 1:00 pm to 4:30 pm McLane Law Firm 300 Trade Center, Suite 7000 Woburn, MA 01801 (For GPS purposes, use 100 Sylvan Road)  If you are interested in advancing your Collaborative Law training as it applies to business law – …

Massachusetts Bar Association panel to focus on alternative dispute resolution in the community

Michael Zeytoonian News Articles

Holy Cross College in Worcester, MA will host a special panel on resolving community disputes on Wednesday, November 19, 2014. The Panel program is being presented by the Massachusetts Bar Association’s Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Committee and will focus on different initiatives and processes for resolving community-based disputes. The program will begin at 6:00 p.m. at Hogan Campus Center, 4th …

Zeytoonian in Best Lawyers in America

Michael Zeytoonian News Articles

Michael Zeytoonian, Founder and Director of Dispute Resolution Counsel, LLC, has been selected to be included in the 21st Edition of The Best Lawyers in America for Collaborative Law : Civil. Inclusion in Best Lawyers is based a rigorous peer-review survey compromising of more than 5.5 million confidential evaluations.  Best Lawyers is regarded as the most credible and definitive guide …