Judges Mediation Bench Book
Alabama Judges Mediation Bench Book
2nd Edition

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Judges Mediation Bench Book: A Resource for Alabama Trial Judges
(2nd edition)

This handy Judge’s Mediation Bench Book puts all the law, court rules, code of ethics, forms, and information about mediation in one place so you know about the process and can take advantage of it. This 2nd edition of the Alabama Judges' Mediation Bench Book, was updated and published in 2016. It is available for download as a PDF file.

2016 Alabama Judges' Mediation Bench Book 2016 Alabama Judges' Mediation Bench Book

By providing this book, we hope we give you every reason to use mediation more often.  

You may also download mediation forms at the website, at Court ADR -> Mediation Forms.  Just style these forms for your court, and use. 

For examples of no cost court mediation programs in Alabama, see the Bench Book section on Sample Mediation Programs


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