ADR Institute

MoBar ADR Committee is Co-Sponsor of 2014 ABA’s Advanced Mediation & Advocacy Skills Institute, October 16 -17 in San Antonio

October 16-17, 2014 | Hyatt Regency Riverwalk | 123 Losoya St San Antonio, TX 78205-2688

Registration Now Open! 

Members of Institute Co-Sponsors may register at a discounted rate – Early Bird rate is $795.  If you are not a member of the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution, but belong to a co-sponsoring organization, a few extra steps (setting up a “new customer” profile) are required for online registration:  go to , then click on “register now” button.  Then create a “new customer” profile.  Once you fill in your contact information under registration information, go to the drop down menu next to “Your Price.”  Choose the “Early Bird” $795 price from the drop down menu and complete your registration.

Eric Galton and Jean Sternlight will be the two keynote speakers at the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution’s Advanced Mediation and Advocacy Skills Institute in San Antonio. Galton will discuss “Proper Use, Management and Care of the Mediator by the Advocates” and Sternlight will address “The Psychology of Ethics in Negotiation and Mediation.” Eric Galton is a cofounder of the Lakeside Mediation Center. He has been a mediator for 25 years, and is the immediate past president of the International Academy of Mediators. He is a distinguished, credentialed mediator, and his recent book, Stories Mediators Tell, was published by the American Bar Association in 2012. He is an adjunct professor at Pepperdine School of Law, Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, and has mediated over 7500 cases. Jean Sternlight is the Michael and Sonja Saltman Professor of Law and also Director of the Saltman Center for Conflict Resolution at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas Boyd School of Law.  She teaches courses on dispute resolution, including both litigation and alternatives thereto, as well as on psychology and lawyering.  Frequently cited by courts and the media, Sternlight is co-author of Psychology for Lawyers: Understanding the Human Factors in Negotiation, Litigation, and Decision Making published by the American Bar Association in 2012.

Hotel:  Hyatt Regency Riverwalk, 123 Losoya Street, San Antonio, Texas 78205
Rate: $185
Hotel reservation deadline: Friday, September 19, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. (EST) Hotel reservations: Please click on the following link to make hotel reservations: If you need technical assistance, please call: 1-888-421-1442.
You may contact the hotel directly at 210-222-1234, or 1-888-421-1442 and refer to the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution 12th Annual Advanced Mediation & Advocacy Skills Institute.