Blog: Ellen’s Divorce Tips & Other Topics

No Recorders!

Mediation should be a private and confidential process.  The promise of confidentiality is not quite the same as the attorney-client confidentiality governed by the Rules of Professional Conduct for lawyers, because there are two clients in the session with the attorney-mediator, not just one; and each one is entitled to know the communications that go between the mediator and the other person.  The Rules of Professional Conduct regarding confidentiality for lawyers (who are not serving as mediators) apply to the one-on-one relationship between a lawyer and her solitary client.  …

    The information you obtain at this site is not, nor is it intended to be, legal advice.
No attorney-client relationship should be inferred from this web site. Visiting this web site does not create or commence an attorney-client relationship.  You should consult an attorney for individual advice regarding your own situation.


Copyright ©2002–2020 by Attorney Ellen Plasil. All rights reserved. You may reproduce materials available at this site for your own personal use and for non-commercial distribution. All copies must include this copyright statement.