Tenth District Court of Appeals Prehearing Conference Program

Downtown Columbus
Appellate mediation governed by App.R.20 and Loc.R. 4 of selected civil and administrative appeals from the Franklin County Municipal Court and the Common Pleas Court - Domestic, Probate, Juvenile and General Divisions involving a variety of disputes including personal injury, domestic, small business, employment, commercial and breach of contract cases. Administrative appeals also are mediated.

Contact Information

Tenth District Court of Appeals Prehearing Conference Program
373 S. High St.
24th Floor
Columbus, OH 43215
Phone (614) 525-4023
Email dadoyle@co.franklin.oh.us

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Appellate mediation governed by App.R.20 and Loc.R. 4 of selected civil and administrative appeals from the Franklin County Municipal Court and the Common Pleas Court - Domestic, Probate, Juvenile and General Divisions involving a variety of disputes including personal injury, domestic, small business, employment, commercial and breach of contract cases. Administrative appeals also are mediated. Explores the possibilities of settlement in a neutral setting and otherwise assists the parties and counsel as needed in preparing the case for submission to court. Resolves procedural problems; identifies and clarifies main issues on appeal. The Prehearing Conference conferences were instituted in October 1989.

Fees: Mediation: No court costs involved.

Neutrals: A conference attorney who is a staff attorney employed with the Court of Appeals.

Neutral Qualifications

Extensive negotiation/mediation training and experience.

Setting

Mediations done at the court or by telephone conference call.

In Business For

28 years