ADR: About the Center

One of the most common criticisms of ADR is that it prioritizes peace at the expense of justice.  Here at Oregon Law’s ADR Center, we believe that there can be no peace without justice—but that pursuing justice often requires creative, collaborative alternative approaches.

Who We Are

Students.  Our amazing students bring their passions, strengths, and energy to our courses and projects. 

Staff and Faculty.  We are lucky to have talented staff members and Oregon Law faculty affiliated with the ADR Center. 

Partners.  The ADR Center hosts the Oregon Office for Community Dispute Resolution, a state office supporting sixteen community dispute resolution centers in 25 Oregon counties.  Additionally, the ADR Center works closely with the following: