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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A recent Jere Beasley Report article, Foreclosure And Family Mediation Programs Provide Free Help To Those In Need, highlighted our family and foreclosure mediation programs. Read the article.

Family Mediation Program Since 2013, we have been expanding the this program, a collaboration between the Center and the Supreme Court of Alabama.  Our goal is to help families with children and qualifying incomes fashion a parenting plan.  The Center pays mediators with the special designation, *divorce/domestic relations. Highlighted in Alabama Lawyer, Dec 14, the program has allowed us to handle 65 cases (some still pending). Learn more.

Thank you Mediators! The Alabama Center for Dispute Resolution wishes to thank the Roster members who mediated pro-bono in 2013. Read more.

Foreclosure Prevention/ Mortgage Modification Mediation Program

2014 Foreclosure Mediation TrainingTo-date, we have over 100 foreclosure cases that are mediated and / or underway. This program designed to mediate foreclosure and other mortgage problems assists both homeowners and mortgage servicers in resolving foreclosures.
- Learn more about Foreclosure Mediation.
- Find a Mediator with Foreclosure Training.

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Training & Events

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