The California Lawyers Association (CLA) is proud to present this program in Silicon Valley, California to provide an overview of the role of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) and the opportunities available for young professionals/lawyers, law firm associates, counsel and new partners.

Topics to be Discussed

  • Consideration of court vs. arbitration procedures, including benefits and disadvantages
  • Comparison of mediation and arbitration in the dispute resolution process
  • Review of state and federal ADR statutes
  • Reference to recent state and federal court decisions regarding arbitration
  • Contrast and comparison of the different types of arbitration and the rules that apply
  • Review of leading ADR provider rules and processes
  • Discussion of legal issues addressed by ADR in the technology field


Offices of Arnold & Porter located at
3000 El Camino Real, Suite 500, Palo Alto, CA 94306

  • Event Details
  • Location: Palo Alto
  • Start Date: 29/08/2019 5:30 pm
  • End Date: 29/08/2019 7:30 pm
  • ArbitralWomen Participation: Ana Sambold