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Gregory S. Clayton, Mediator & Arbitrator, Montpelier, Vermont.

Gregory S. Clayton

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Clayton Mediation
100 E. State Street
Montpelier, VT, 05602
Tel: 207-706-4977
Website: www.claytonmediation.com
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Additional office: Littleton, NH, Camden, ME
Recognized to Vermont Chapter for Mediation & Arbitration Other ADR Services: Early Neutral Evaluation, Med-Arb
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  • Practice Commenced: 2000
  • Total Mediations (as of Dec 2020): 540
  • Total Arbitrations (as of Dec 2020): 3
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Biographical

Gregory S. Clayton is a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers,.  He has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America for his work in litigation and mediation. He holds an "AV" Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell. He also is an Adjunct Professor of Negotiation at Vermont Law School.

Greg was selected by The Best Lawyers in America as "Lawyer of the Year" for 2019 for his mediation work in the Concord, New Hampshire area.

As a full-time mediator selected to resolve cases across  New Englad, Greg utilizes the same focus, insight and personal skills that characterized his trial work for over three decades.

Using an "evaluative" approach to mediation drawing on his experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in litigation, he is able to find ways to resolve even the most difficult cases where challenging personalities or unrealistic expectations stand in the way of settlement.

Greg authors a blog hosted at www.claytonmediation.com which offers insight into mediation and strategies for effective negotiation.

Greg is fully adept at online mediation and writes frequently on effective use of the Zoom platform for mediations.

 


Case Experience

  • ADA Disability
  • Appellate
  • Civil Rights
  • Commercial/Business
  • Construction
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Contract Disputes
  • Discrimination
  • Education
  • EEOC
  • Employment
  • Environmental
  • Family Businesses
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • Land Use/Planning
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Libel & Slander
  • Local Govt./Municipalities
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Mortgage Foreclosure
  • Nursing Homes
  • Partnerships
  • Personal Injury
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Police
  • Premises Liability
  • Probate
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Fees
  • Professional Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property Damage
  • Railroad & Trucking
  • Real Estate
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Software
  • Title Disputes
  • Torts
  • Trusts / Estates
  • Wage & Hour/FMLA
  • Wrongful Death

Education

Vermont Law School, Adjunct Professor of Negotiation (2016-present)

  • Georgetown University Law Center (J.D., cum laude, 1982)
  • Dartmouth College (B.A., cum laude, 1979)

Memberships & Affiliations

Fellow, American College of Trial Lawyers (2010-present)
The Best Lawyers in America©, 2015-present
Martindale-Hubbell® AV® Preeminent, Peer Review Rated™


Rates Information

$350/hour, divided by the parties; $700 minimum per party

No charge for preparation, reporting to court or cancellations

No charge for travel in Maine or New Hampshire.

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