Jubelirer, Carothers, Krier & Halpern
Park View Center, 10 Sheraton Drive
Altoona, PA 16601
Telephone: 814-943-1149
Toll Free: 888-615-4753
Fax: 814-946-8788

Mediation Services

Altoona Alternative Dispute Resolution Attorney

The firm offers Alternative Dispute Resolution services including mediation and arbitration services through its Senior Partner, Alan R. Krier. Alternative Dispute Resolutions or ADR has grown in popularity and offers a more creative, less public and less expensive means of dispute resolution. ADR also offers the parties more control in resolving their dispute.

Experienced Mediation Lawyer

Alan R. Krier has extensive education and experience in ADR, especially mediation. Attorney Krier has completed the Mediation Training Program at the Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution at the Pepperdine University School of Law, regarded as one of the finest mediation training programs in the country. Additionally, Attorney Krier has over 43 years of litigation experience, representing both plaintiffs and defendants. He has mediated civil cases as counsel for litigants and as mediator.

In the early 1970's, upon passage of the Pennsylvania Public Employee Bargaining Law, Alan R. Krier was appointed as a special hearing officer and presided over several of the seminal cases adjudicating the parameters of Public Employee Bargaining. Since then, he has been involved in labor negotiations, mediations and arbitration of labor disputes on behalf of public sector clients.

In addition to cases mediated privately, Mr. Krier is a member of the pro bono mediation panel of the Blair County Courts and has mediated, as part of the program, many cases in litigation before the Blair County Courts.

The law firm of Jubelirer, Carothers, Krier & Halpern is located in Altoona and serves individuals and businesses throughout Central Pennsylvania, including Altoona, Hollidaysburg, Tyrone, Mount Union, Huntingdon, Bedford, Johnstown, Ebensburg, Westmont, Bellefonte, Philipsburg, State College, Somerset and Windber, as well as Blair County, Cambria County, Centre County, Somerset County, Bedford County and Huntingdon County.