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Leonard M Baynes
Leonard M. Baynes

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Briefcase Radio: Mediation

Jim LawrenceWhen there is a legal dispute, often you will hear the words, "I will see you in court." Mediation is an alternative and sometimes overlooked option to resolve conflicts. Jim Lawrence, Executive Director, Blakely Advocacy Institute, explains why parties should use this process, rather than go to trial. more...

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Kärt Pormeister, LL.M. '15

Kärt Pormeister, LL.M. ’15After obtaining a Health Law LL.M. from the University of Houston Law Center in 2015, Kärt Pormeister continues to enhance her legal education in her homeland of Estonia. more...

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