CLE# 2007-020: High-Conflict Opposing Parties & Counsel: How to Deal with Them!
3.75 General / 1.0 Ethics
Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2007
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High Conflict Opposing Party - Cluster B Personality Disorders:
How to communicate reality and real consequences
How to communicate in ways to encourage settlement
How to elicit information during a deposition
How to discover evidence of past misdeeds
High Conflict Opposing Counsel:
How to communicate firmly without hooking into a negative cycle of hostility
How to ethically communicate to the opposing client the reality of the law and facts through difficult opposing counsel
How to balance "the carrot and the stick" to reach settlement with opposing counsel
How to work with cooperative opposing counsel to manage a high conflict opposing party
Bill Eddy, LCSW, Esq., National Conflict Resolution Center, San Diego.
Also listed in:
Alternate Dispute Resolution (ADR)
Ethics / Professional Responsibility