BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Sept. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Agency for Dispute Resolution was recently chosen by the Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) as an alternative dispute resolution provider in the ACC Alliance Program. Headquartered in Beverly Hills, the Agency delivers world-class mediation and arbitration services nationwide, while also offering training and development for corporate representatives who need to settle disputes in an efficient and financially advantageous manner.
As a global bar association representing more than 30,000 in-house counsel from more than 75 nations, ACC promotes the professional and business interests of in-house counsel through information, education, networking opportunities and advocacy initiatives.
"Achieving efficiencies in legal spend and increasing the speed of resolving legal disputes are vital concerns for ACC members and the in-house counsel community worldwide," said Veta T. Richardson, ACC's president and CEO. "We believe this program and partnership with the Agency for Dispute Resolution strengthens our ability to provide members with the tools necessary to conquer these sorts of challenges."
ACC has formed partnerships with leading legal and business service providers to offer high-quality products and services specifically designed for in-house practitioners. ACC's Alliance Program is comprised of seven other companies, including Chubb, Copyright Clearance Center, Jordan Lawrence, Practical Law Company, Robert Half Legal, WeComply and West - Thomson Reuters.
"For corporations that are dissatisfied with the cost and speed of resolving litigation, our Streamline Settle litigation management solution is simplified, risk-free, and fixed fee," said Mark Fotohabadi, Co-Founder and Managing Principal at Agency for Dispute Resolution. "We work closely with in-house counsel to strategically and effectively reduce contingent liabilities, quickly and confidentially removing dormant cases from internal dockets."
Additionally, members of ACC are eligible to receive exclusive discounts on various Agency service offerings.
About Agency for Dispute Resolution: Founded by key administrators and alumni of the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, the Agency for Dispute Resolution is a premier national provider of alternative dispute resolution services. The Agency focuses specifically on empowering corporate counsel with innovative litigation management solutions and customized, cutting-edge corporate training programs.
About ACC: The Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) is a global bar association that promotes the professional and business interests of in-house counsel through information, education, networking opportunities and advocacy initiatives. With more than 30,000 members in more than 75 countries, employed by over 10,000 organizations, ACC connects its members to the people and resources necessary for personal and professional growth. For more information, visit www.acc.com and follow ACC on Twitter at http://twitter.com/ACCinhouse. By in-house counsel, for in-house counsel.
Media Contact: Richard Young, Esq., Agency for Dispute Resolution, (800) 616-1202, firstname.lastname@example.org
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