Because no easy formula can predict dispute resolution professional experience, the consumer must do some groundwork before selecting one. First, you must understand the dispute resolution process. (Look at the category descriptions in the link above including the list of people offering their services in each category.)
After you understand the basics, the following may help you to choose a Dispute Resolution Professional.”
- Think about your goals for the session with a dispute resolution provider.
- Ask a friend, your attorney, your therapist, or others for referrals or look at the referral list provided in the link above.
- Call and talk with several professionals before selecting the person who you believe can best help you.