Mediation is a voluntary, non-binding process using an impartial and neutral third party to assist parties to reach mutual agreement and resolution of their disputes.

 

 


 

Lou Chang mediates a wide range of business, commercial, design & construction, labor-management, employment, franchise, real estate, insurance, probate, family business, personal injury and civil disputes. 

 

 He serves by direct appointment of the parties and as a mediator and arbitrator on the panels of the Dispute Prevention & Resolution, Inc., American Arbitration Association (Mediation, Construction, Commercial, Large Complex Case Panel and Labor), Federal Mediation & Conciliation Service, Hawaii Labor Relations Board, Court and Appellate Mediation Panels (Hawaii) and other local, national and international organizations.

 

Lou Chang mediates and mediates/arbitrates at-will and collective bargaining employment matters Such matters have involved sexual harassment, workplace violence, discipline, wrongful termination, whistle-blower, retaliation, sexual, age and ethnicity discrimination claims.

 

 

Lou Chang teaches basic and advanced mediation skills and negotiation courses at the University of Hawaii and has served as faculty trainer of Arbitrators and/or mediators for the National Academy of Arbitrators, American Arbitration Association, Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution, The Accord Group, Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Mediation Center of the Pacific, Honolulu Board of Realtors, Australian Commercial Disputes Centre, Hong Kong International Arbitration Centre, Subordinate Court-Singapore, Kuala Lumpur Regional Centre for Arbitration, Supreme Court of the Republic of Palau and others.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Articles and Resources on Mediation:

 

  • Mediation Frequently Asked Questions
  • Mediation: Growing Application of an Old Art
  • The Uniform Mediation Act
  • Successful Resolution of Workplace and Employment Disputes
  • Mediation of Business & Construction Disputes
  • Tips for Advocates and Attorneys in Mediation
  • Construction Mediation
  • Impasse Avoidance Strategies in Mediation

 

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Office Hours

Lou Chang can be reached during the following hours: Mon-Fri 8 AM to 6 PM

Sat 9 AM to 3 PM

 

Lou Chang

A Law Corporation

(Licensed in Hawaii)

PO Box 61188

Honolulu, HI 96839

 

Phone: 808 384-2468

Fax: 808 951-0888

Email: louchang@hula.net

 

Or use our contact form.

Note: Lou Chang is licensed to practice law in the State of Hawaii and in no other jurisdiction. The information provided in this website is not intended to be the provision of legal advice. Contacting the firm, Lou Chang, ALC does not create an attorney-client relationship and confidential information should not be sent until such relationship is established and confirmed in writing.

Areas of Practice

Business & Commercial

Real Estate & Property

Construction & Design

Labor & Employment

Injury, Liability & Insurance

Professional Liability

Condominium

Franchise & Licensing

Banking & Financial

Hotel & Hospitality

Securities.

 

Click here to see examples of cases handled by Lou Chang.