Mediation, Arbitration and Pre-dispute Resolution
Sometimes litigation isn’t the answer. Whether you have already been offered new employment, have a well-known employer, or just don’t feel that a trial is for you, our firm is well-versed in mediation, arbitration and dispute resolution techniques. Longtime employee-advocate Joe Golden is well-known for using negotiation to ensure that his clients receive the respect that they deserve. His lifetime of relationships allows him to reach out to the right person, the first time, to resolve your matter discreetly and positively. Joe truly believes that even if matters can’t be resolved through litigation, sometimes they need to be in the interest of equity and fairness. All of the firm’s attorneys have successfully negotiated dozens of cases to final resolution prior to trial, both before and after filing cases in State and Federal court. Additionally, Rex Burgess is a trained mediator having completed the ICLE 40-hour mediation course and a AAA arbitrator. If you are still employed, just received a severance agreement or think you see the ‘writing on the wall’ don’t hesitate to contact us regarding your options.
Syeda Davidson is especially knowledgeable with family law matters. Having worked for Lakeshore Legal Aid before joining Burgess, Sharp and Golden, Ms. Davidson represented low-income clients in especially challenging family law circumstances. She regularly challenged abusive filings and was not afraid to proceed to trial. If you would like help with divorce, child custody, child support, or adoption. Ms. Davidson would be happy to sit down and discuss your unique situation with you.