Unlike in court, a mediator does not favor either party, but instead serves to ensure there is respect for each other and for the process. You are also encouraged, but not required, to have your own attorney review your settlement agreement before you sign it.
Attorney Dumont is a trained Mediator having successfully completed a five-week training program. Attorney Dumont also teaches a Negotiations course at the University of Connecticut School of Law. While skills such as mediation and negotiation are a strong part of her practice, Attorney Dumont is also a knowledgeable of litigation and can assist you in avoiding certain pitfalls.