Alternative Dispute Resolution

Welcome to the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Program for the Eastern District of New York (EDNY).  The mission of this program is to provide litigants with an opportunity to resolve their disputes expeditiously through court annexed mediation and arbitration. 


Mediation Arbitration Pro Se
What is Mediation?
Find a Mediator
Information for Mediators
Mediation Forms
Mediation FAQ
What is Arbitration?
Find an Arbitrator
Information for Arbitrators
Arbitration Forms
Arbitration FAQ
Mediation Advocacy Program
Pro Se FAQ


EDNY ADR Department Now Accepting Applications to
Save the Date:   EDNY ADR Department/Columbia Law School Ethics Colloquium -
                                     March 28, 2019 (Brooklyn Courthouse)
                             and March 29, 2019 (Central Islip Courthouse)