Joe Lavoie Finishes Second in the Consensual Dispute Resolution Competition Vienna

Sulloway Summer Associate, Joe Lavoie, recently returned to New Hampshire from the Consensual Dispute Resolution Competition in Vienna, Austria. After 4 preliminary rounds and 3 advanced rounds involving more than 50 sessions, Joe and his teammate from SUNY Buffalo School of Law finished 2nd among 30 teams in this international competition which fosters successful mediation and negotiation skills. Joe also participated in a workshop run Michael McIlwrath, Global Chief Litigation Counsel from General Electric Oil & Gas, regarding effective use of opening offers in mediation.