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Settlement Counsel

Although there are litigation attorneys who also offer settlement services, a Settlement Counsel has a specialized skill set and approach that differentiates them from traditional litigators, helping them to resolve matters peacefully without trial. A Settlement Counsel can be hired directly by a party at any time, or they can partner with the existing legal team when settlement becomes the path of choice.


While a Settlement Counsel is hired by and represents only one of the parties in a lawsuit, a Mediator is a neutral third party who helps foster settlement discussions between everyone involved. Mediation is a voluntary process that helps the parties engage in respectful discussion to reach a resolution and avoid the high cost of litigation when it is not needed.


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