MEMBER PROFILE: Denny C. Galis
 

Denny C. Galis
Galis Mediation Services
P. O. Box 907
Athens, GA 30603

Tel: (706) 549-8242
Fax: (706) 549-1545
Email: dcgalis@yahoo.com

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ADR SERVICES & CERTIFICATIONS
 
ADR Services:
Mediation (Civil/Commercial)
Early Neutral Evaluation
Med-Arb
Facilitation
Fact Finding
Discovery Referee
Mini Trial Judge
Special Master

 

Serving the following Judicial Districts & Circuits:

1st - Eastern, Ogeechee
2nd - Alapaha, Dougherty, Tifton
3rd - Chattahoochee, Houston, Macon
4th - Rockdale, Stone Mountain
5th - Atlanta
6th - Clayton, Coweta, Flint, Griffin
7th - Cherokee, Cobb, Conasauga, Paulding, Rome, Tallapoosa
8th - Middle, Ocmulgee, Oconee
9th - Bell-Forsyth, Blue Ridge, Enotah, Gwinnett, Mountain, North-Eastern
10th - Alcovy, Augusta, Northern, Piedmont, Toombs, Western

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CASE EXPERIENCE
 
Denny C. Galis has experience in the following areas of Civil Law:
Automotive
Civil Rights
Commercial/Business
Community Associations
Construction
Contract Disputes
Cross Cultural
EEOC
Eminent Domain
Employment
Insurance
Land Use/Planning
Local Govt./Municipalities
Medical Malpractice
Police
Product Liability
Professional Negligence
Torts
Wrongful Death
 
PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION

Biographical Notes:

During his 35 year general trial practice, Denny Galis served 14 years as Attorney for the city of Athens, and 4 years as Attorney for the unified government of Athens-Clarke County, Georgia.

In 1995, Mr. Galis confined his practice wholey to ADR work, and began mediating and arbitrating fulltime. His ADR experience covers a wide variety of civil and commercial disputes, though his particular experience in local government allows him to handle matters such as public employment, zoning, condemnations, civil rights claims and other local government matters. To date, Denny has settled in excess of 1000 cases.

Education:

LL.B., University of Georgia 1959

ADR Training:

  • Mediation Training - 1992 - 20 hours - American Arbitration Association
  • Positive Problem Solving in the Workplace - 1993 - 20 hours
  • The Mediation Process CDR Associates, Boulder, Col. - 1994 - 40 hours
  • Mediation, Negotiation & Risk Analysis Training - 1995 - 75 hours clinical training, Mediation Inc, Ft Lauderdale
  • Advanced Mediation Skills - 20 hours - Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA - 1999
  • Approved as a mediator/facilitator by GA Department of Community Affairs - 1997

Languages

English

Memberships & Affiliations :

  • Georgia Supreme Court appointee to Georgia Commission on Dispute Resolution 1999-2004
  • Fellow, American College of Civil Trial Mediators - 2006
  • Super Lawyer in ADR, 2007-2009
  • Member, Defense Research Institute
  • Georgia Trial Lawyers Association
  • Association for Conflict Resolution
A founding member of Ga. Academy of Mediators and Arbitrators

RATES & PAYMENT INFORMATION

Rates: please call for info.

Cancellation Policy: please call for info.


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