Mediation Services

Finding Solutions


Alternative dispute resolution measures are playing an increasing role in the legal world.  Many cases can be resolved with thoughtful discourse and skilled negotiation.  Mediation provides parties with a low-cost alternative to litigation. 


Brian Austin Oakes is a mediator registered by the Alabama Center for Dispute Resolution.  Brian has completed the training necessary to be registered on the Civil, Domestic Relations, Domestic Violence, and Mortgage Foreclosure registries maintained by the Alabama Dispute Resolution Center. 


In addition to his experience as a trial attorney in Alabama courts, Brian has been a college professor for over 18 years and has advanced degrees in Communication Studies.  His education and training in Communication and Law give Brian a unique perspective when helping people find creative solutions and middle ground. 

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