To expand use of alternative methods for the resolution of
conflict and support the development and enhancement of processes
- respect and empowerment of the participants
- acceptance of responsibility
- consideration of the impact of the resolution on the disputants and their community, and appreciation of diversity.
The committee accomplishes this mission through educating the public and
legal profession regarding the availability and benefits of various
methods of alternative dispute resolution. The committee further
supports community-wide training in alternative methods of dispute
resolution throughout the State of New Mexico and expanded practical
access to such methods.