Basic training to qualify for Multnomah County Arbitration Panel. Participation meets one of the requirements for inclusion on the Multnomah County list of approved court appointed arbitrators.
This program will feature Multnomah County Circuit Court Judge David Rees and a panel of experienced arbitrators who will explain and discuss the statutes, rules, case law and ethical issues governing court-annexed arbitration in Multnomah County. Using typical fact patterns as an example, the program will provide step-by-step advice on scheduling arbitration hearings and dealing with postponements, resolving pre-hearing evidentiary and discovery disputes, handling summary award and other pre-hearing motions, conducting arbitration hearings, dealing with attorney fees and costs and preparing and filing arbitration awards.
For more information: Contact John Ostrander of Elliott, Ostrander & Preston at 503.224.7656. For registration questions, contact the MBA at 503.222.3275.