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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



During the Coronavirus (Covid-19) Pandemic, the EDNY ADR Department is offering remote mediation and arbitration services.  

Mediators that are available to conduct mediation sessions remotely are listed HERE

Arbitrators that are available to conduct remote arbitration hearings are listed HERE 
The Remote Mediation Confidentiality Form is available HERE