Alabama Center For Dispute Resolution
Supreme Court Commission on Dispute Resolution

The Center serves as the administrative arm of the Alabama Supreme Court Commission on Dispute Resolution. Read more about the Commission.

Since 1994, we have been the state office of dispute resolution for Alabama. At the Center, we work with the courts, the Alabama State Bar, state agencies, schools, community mediation initiatives, and businesses to promote early and peaceful resolution of disputes.


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Foreclosure Prevention/ Mortgage Modification Mediation Program

2014 Foreclosure Mediation TrainingThis new program, designed to mediate foreclosure and other mortgage problems, is assisting both homeowners and mortgage servicers in resolving foreclosures.
- Learn more about Foreclosure Mediation.
- Find a Mediator with Foreclosure Training.

Update to Selected Mediator Cases Our review document, Things We Know About Mediation in Alabama From Cases That Have Ended Up in the Appellate Courts, has been updated. Read the selected cases.

Alabama Uniform Collaborative Law Act took effect January 1st Alabama Act 2013-355, the Alabama Uniform Collaborative Law Act, took effect on January 1, 2014. Read the Act.

Mediator Code of Ethics, Standard 10 change   On Dec 3, 2013, the Supreme Court of Alabama issued an order amending, Standard 10, Alabama Code of Ethics for Mediators, a change to Standard 10 on Advertising and Solicitation.

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Help for your Home

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Foreclosure Prevention Mortgage Modification Mediation Program

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Training & Events

Our training calendar lists upcoming opportunities for professional training.