What is the Difference between Legal Advice and Legal Information? How does that Affect the Role of the Mediator?

What is the Difference between Legal Advice and Legal Information? How does that Affect the Role of the Mediator? | Deborah E. Kaminetzky

People often ask: how do you reconcile the role of the mediator and the role of the attorney when you are doing mediation? When doing a mediation, the mediators’ role is to help the people decide for themselves what course of action they want to take. As a mediator who is also an attorney, I of course have a very good idea as to what would pass muster in the agreement so that it would be likely signed by the Judge.

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