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ADR - Alternative Dispute Resolution

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The following is a list of resources available in the Law Library. It is not exhaustive and is intended only to provide background information for library patrons. It should not be regarded as legal advice.



(Also available in library in section 3B.)


    Md. Code, Courts and Judicial Proceedings §§3-201 through 3-234


    Maryland Rules of ProcedureMd. Rules of Procedure Title 17, Chapters 100-300     

    (Scroll down to find "Maryland Rules".)


    COMAR / Code of Maryland Regulations16.02.02.11 and







  • Maryland Mediation and Conflict Resolution Office (MACRO



  • Maryland Manual Mediation and Conflict Resolution:  Advisory Board   






  • West's Maryland Digest, 1A Md. D. 2d., Alternative Dispute Resolution, Key Numbers 100-515; pp. 94-263.

          (Available in Section 4A.) 


  • West's Maryland Law Encyclopedia, 2 M.L.E., Alternative Dispute Resolution §§ 1-6; pp. 261-323.

          (Available in Section 4A.) 


  • Mediation: A Handbook for Maryland Lawyers / Honorable Daniel E. Klein, Honorable Kaye A. Allison & Perry F. Sekus, (MICPEL, 1999).  (KFM1760.3.K54 1999)    


  • The Alternative Dispute Resolution Practice Guide / Betty J. Roth & Randall W. Wulff (West, 1997.)  (KF9084.A93 1997)


  • The Law of Dispute Resolution / Margaret Jasper (Dobbs Ferry, NY : Oceana 2000).  (KF9084.Z9 J37)


  • Mediation in a Nutshell 3rd ed. / Kimberlee K. Kovach (West, 2014).  (KF9084 .K68 2014)


  • Mediation: Law, Policy & Practice / Sarah R. Cole & Craig A. McEwen (West).  (KF9084.M44) 



**The following books are a donation from the Office of Case Management.  They were purchased with support money from the Maryland Judiciary's Mediation & Conflict Resolution Office.** 


  • Principles of Alternative Dispute Resolution 2nd ed. / Stephen J. Ware (West, 2007).  (ADR KF 9084 .W7 2007)

          (Available in Self-Help section.) 


  • Renegotiating Family Relationships: Divorce, Child Custody, and Mediation 2nd ed. / Robert E. Emery (Guilford Press, 2012).  (ADR HQ 834 .E48 2012)

          (Available in Self-Help section.) 


  • Alternative Dispute Resolution: A Conflict Diagnosis Approach / Laurie S. Coltri (Prentice Hall, 2010).  (ADR K 2390 .C655 2010)

          (Available in Self-Help section.) 


  • Dispute Resolution: Negotiation, Mediation, Arbitration, and Other Processes 6th ed. / Stephen B. Goldberg &  Frank E.A. Sander (Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2012).  (ADR KF 9084 .G65 2012)

          (Available in Self-Help section.) 


  • Family Mediation: Contemporary Issues / Howard H. Irving & Michael Benjamin (Sage Publications, 1995).  (ADR HQ 10.5 .N7 I78 1995)

          (Available in Self-Help section.) 


  • A Guide to Divorce Mediation: How to Reach a Fair, Legal Settlement at a Fraction of the Cost / Gary J. Friedman & Jack Himmelstein (Workman Pub., 1993).  (ADR KF 535 .Z9 F68 1993)

          (Available in Self-Help section.) 


  • Mediation: Principles and Practice / Kimberlee K. Kovach (West, 2004).  (ADR KF 9084 .K68 2004)

          (Available in Self-Help section.) 


  • The Foreclosure Mediation Training Guide / Victoria Ring ( Graphico Pub., 2007).  (ADR KF 697 .F6 R56 2007)

          (Available in Self-Help section.) 


  • The Mediation Process: Practical Strategies for Resolving Conflict 3rd ed. / Christopher W. Moore (Jossey-Bass, 2003).  (ADR HM 1126 .M667 2003)

          (Available in Self-Help section.) 


  • The Handbook of Family Dispute Resolution: Mediation Theory and Practice / Alison Taylor (Jossey-Bass, 2002).  (ADR HQ 10 .T28 2002)

          (Available in Self-Help section.) 


  • Essentials of Alternative Dispute Resolution 2nd ed. / Susan R. Patterson & D. Grant Seabolt, Jr. (Pearson Publications Co., 2001).  (ADR KF 9084 .P47 2001)

          (Available in Self-Help section.) 


  • Stop Fighting Over the Kids : Resolving Day-To-Day Custody Conflict in Divorce Situations 1st ed. / Mike Mastracci (Saint Gabriel's Press, 2009).  (ADR HQ 834 .M7 2009)

          (Available in Self-Help section.) 


  • The Practice of Mediation: A Video-Integrated Text 2nd ed. / Douglas N. Frenkel & James H. Stark (Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, 2012).  (ADR KF 9084 .F746 2012)

           (Available in Self-Help section.)


  • Foreclosure Nation: Mortgaging the American Dream / Shari Olefson (Prometheus Books, 2009).  (ADR HD 255 .O44 2009)

          (Available in Self-Help section.)


  • Help! I'm facing Foreclosure: What Are My Options? / William Tyler (PublishAmerica, 2009).  (ADR KF 697 .F6 .T4 2009)

          (Available in Self-Help section.)


  • Coping with the Foreclosure Crisis : State and Local Efforts to Combat Foreclosures in Prince George's County, Maryland (Government Printing Office , 2009).  (ADR KF 697 .F6 .S6 2009)

          (Available in Self-Help section.) 



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