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Alternative Dispute Resolution Affinity Group

The Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Affinity Group provides a forum to network and educate members regarding legal developments and best practices in addressing conflicts within the health care system. The ADR Affinity Group assists members who participate in arbitration, mediation, and peer review hearings as an advocate and/or as a neutral as well as those who assist health care organizations in managing internal conflicts and preventing litigation.


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Douglas J. Witten Chair Innovative ADR International LLC Decatur, GA (678) 427-9030 Email
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Jonathan M. Herman Vice Chair - Membership Herman Law Firm Dallas, TX (214) 624-9805 Email
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Raymond Charles Kolls Vice Chair - Educational Programs Berkeley Research Group LLC Washington, DC (980) 297-3192 Email
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James E. Purcell Vice Chair - Publications Jim Purcell ADR Hyannis, MA (401) 258-1262 Email
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William Jerad Rissler Vice Chair - Strategic Planning and Special Projects Arnall Golden Gregory LLP Atlanta, GA (404) 873-8780 Email
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Serene K. Zeni Vice Chair - Research & Website Dickinson Wright PLLC Troy, MI (248) 433-7578 Email


You must be a member of the Health Care Liability and Litigation or Post-Acute and Long Term Services Practice Group or a government, academic, or student member, or have paid for all-Practice Groups access to enroll in this Affinity Group. You will remain a member as long as you are a member of its sponsoring Practice Groups or maintain membership in one of the aforementioned membership categories.

To enroll in this Affinity Group (or if you are not a member of the sponsoring Practice Group(s) and would like to join now), please contact the Member Satisfaction Center at or (202) 833-1100, #2 or complete and return the enrollment form.

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