Dispute Mediation Services (FAQs)

What is Mediation?

How long has the Dallas County Dispute Resolution Center (DCDRC) been functioning?

What are the criteria used to refer cases to the DCDRC?

How can we get an appointment on the DCDRC calendar?

What are the fees associated with the DCDRC?

The Judge ordered us to mediation. Do I need to hire an attorney?

There was a search performed for mediators in the Dallas area in private practice and your Center did not appear in the search results. Why?

How does the DCDRC secure qualified mediators?

How will I know what to bring to mediation?

Where are the sessions held?

When are the sessions held?

How are mediators selected for cases?

Is there a rescheduling or cancellation policy?