Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to your questions about Alternative Dispute Resolution services at Conflict and Dispute Resolution Services of the Southwest. Learn about confidentiality, cost, process, and outcomes.

Frequently Asked Questions About Our Dispute Resolution Services

At Conflict and Dispute Resolution Services of the Southwest, we understand you may have questions about how our Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) services work. Here are answers to some frequently asked questions:

Why Should I Consider Alternative Dispute Resolution?

  • ADR is confidential, allowing for private discussions and outcomes.
  • You have the ability to create your own outcomes with the opposing party.
  • It saves time, money, and reduces emotional stress compared to litigation.
  • ADR often helps maintain relationships post-dispute.

What Will Your Services Cost Me?

  • Costs vary based on each unique situation.
  • Our fees are generally less expensive than traditional legal fees.
  • Contact us to discuss your specific needs and receive a tailored quote.

Will the Process Be Intimidating?

  • The ADR process is less formal than the court system.
  • We facilitate a comfortable environment and require agreements to be signed by both parties before starting.

How Long Will the Process Take?

  • The duration is flexible and managed by the parties involved.
  • We accommodate your schedule, offering sessions on weekends, evenings, and weekdays.

What Happens If We Agree?

  • Agreements are documented and signed by both parties.
  • The resolution is formalized in a way that is binding and clear.