Mediation allows the parties to negotiate an agreeable resolution, through the neutral Mediator.It is private, and the parties control the outcome.
Mr. Ruble views his job as a Mediator to include structuring a process to elicit fruitful discussions among the parties, and then to convene and chair a meeting at which the parties can identify the causes of the dispute, and explore and achieve workable resolutions.
While mediating over 100 cases of all kinds, Mr. Ruble has succeeded in showing parties a way to communicate, in spite of their conflict. Mr. Ruble’s interest and background in psychology and business also help him to help parties get past emotional issues which often impede a sensible settlement. As a construction industry Mediator, Mr. Ruble understands the various roles and relationships among owners, architects, engineers, general contractors, sub-contractors, suppliers, insurers, and bond sureties, and can effectively communicate to and among them.