Benard + Associates offer a full range of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services that can assist parties in resolving their disputes. ADR services in the regulatory context is in some way more complicated, but is still a highly effective way to achieve resolution in regulatory complaints that meet everyones satisfaction, while still ensure the regulator is meeting their public protection mandate. There are different legislative requirements to follow, including adherence to timelines, what cases are appropriate for an ADR approach, ensuring decision makers within the regulatory body are comfortable with possible solutions, and other important things to consider. At Benard + Associates we have assisted regulators in establishing ADR programs that meet their unique jurisdictional requirements, and we have assisted many parties from many professions to resolve their disputes.
Members of the Benard + Associates ADR team have extensive experience in dispute resolution. Dean Benard is a Chartered Mediator and he is often called upon when situations are critical and timely intervention is necessary. Dean has a team of mediators who are highly skilled in finding unique and creative solutions to what are often complex disputes. The mediation team at Benard + Associates looks forward to assisting you with your conflict resolution needs.