EARLY NEUTRAL CASE EVALUATION gives parties to a dispute the opportunity
to obtain an early, neutral case evaluation of the relative strengths and weaknesses of their case. The process enhances
communication between the parties, provides an assessment of the merits of the case by a neutral evaluator, provides a "reality
check" for clients and lawyers, identifies and clarifies central issues in dispute, assists with discovery and motion
planning or with informal exchanges of information, and facilitates settlement discussions.
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In EARLY NEUTRAL CASE EVALUATION, each party gets the opportunity to present
their case to the Neutral Evaluator, who then gives an opinion on the evidence and arguments and suggests ideas for case resolution.
Although the Neutral Evaluator's opinion is not binding, the parties can use it as a basis for negotiations or reconsideration
of their evidence and arguments should they desire to proceed to trial.
is an experienced Attorney with more than 30 years of experience in evaluating all types of civil cases for clients.
He is an experienced Mediator and Arbitrator with many years of assisting parties resolve their disputes through the Alternative
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* Early Case Evaluation services are provided
at the rate of $240.00 per hour. Depending on the circumstances of your case, an additional administrative fee may apply.