Mediation is a non-binding, facilitated settlement negotiation. There is no settlement unless all parties agree to the terms of the settlement. Any settlement you agree to is binding like a contract.
What is Arbitration?
Arbitration is the reference of a dispute to an impartial third party, an “Arbitrator,” chosen by the parties who agree in advance to abide by the Arbitrator’s award after all sides are heard at the arbitration hearing.
Fairness to each party
Diligence to Settle Disputes
Your Mediator or Arbitrator
Why Choose Us?
20 years as a District Judge in Nacogdoches
32 years combined legal and judicial experience
Devoted to mediation, arbitration, and visiting judging
In Luke 12:58, Jesus said, “As you are going with your adversary to the magistrate, try hard to be reconciled to him on the way, or he may drag you off to the judge…”
Abraham Lincoln once said, “Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. Point out to them how the nominal winner is often a real loser - in fees, expenses, and waste of time. As a peacemaker, the lawyer has a superior opportunity of being a good man.”