Faster, Cheaper, Better

Appropriate Dispute Resolution (ADR)

  • Settle Disputes Within 3-6 Months
  • At less than 1/3rd of the Costs of Going to Trial
  • On a “No Settlement, No Fee” Basis
  • With a >80% Settlement Rate
  • Using Mediators and Other Experts, as Needed

InnovADR Ltd. is a Swiss company that organizes and invests
in Appropriate Dispute Resolution (ADR) processes by:

InnovADR combines technology, comprehensive analysis, and a safe, collaborative approach to provide faster, cheaper, and better access to justice based on the following 15 distinctive features:

  1. High Success Rates: Over 80% settlement rates, delivering faster, cheaper, and better outcomes.
  2. Efficient Resolution: Disputes are resolved within 3-6 months, much quicker than traditional methods.
  3. Comprehensive Analysis: Each case is evaluated based on 7 key drivers to meet all parties’ procedural needs and de-escalate conflicts.
  4. Mixed-Mode ADR: Customized processes combine mediation with such evaluative or adjudicative elements and other ADR neutrals as may be desired. For more information, see What We Do.
  5. Mutual Satisfaction: Fees are earned only if a mutually satisfactory settlement is reached, ensuring impartiality.
  6. Risk-Free Engagement: Our interests are fully aligned with those of our clients and their counsel. Clients have complete self-determination and minimal risk. Success fees are low and due only if a settlement is reached.
  7. Cost-Effectiveness: Capped fees (less than 1/3rd of trial costs), with a “no settlement, no fee” policy.
  8. Early Settlement Incentive: Bonuses for counsel (10-30% of savings) to encourage early, cost-effective resolutions and greater cooperation.
  9. Safe Case Initiation: Online case initiation using our portal prevents parties from feeling vulnerable, allowing confidential or anonymous requests. Participation is conditional on acceptance by others.
  10. Proprietary Technology: Our patent-pending platform uses algorithms and AI-enabled analyses to streamline data collection and process design, optimizing the likelihood of settlements. For further details, visit How We Work.
  11. Privacy and Confidentiality: Enhanced privacy with multiple-choice questionnaires, compliant with Swiss and EU GDPR standards, avoiding the need to provide sensitive data. For more information, see our Privacy and Confidentiality Undertakings.
  12. Independent Financing: Pre-payment of any ADR institutions and neutrals’ fees by InnovADR avoids any conflicts of interests linked to success fees, ensuring neutrality.
  13. International Expertise: Our executive team, global advisory board and worldwide network of ADR institutions, ADR professionals, private equity investors and litigation funds, ensure culturally tailored, high-quality dispute resolution and appropriate financing. See Who We Are.
  14. Open Networks: We work with a wide range of institutions, associations, accredited mediators, experts, and arbitrators from recognized professional bodies. For our list of pre-approved ADR entities and panels, see Entities We Work With.
  15. Market Leadership: We are leaders in the field of client-centric ADR design and financing, setting new standards and best practices.

Choose InnovADR for cutting-edge, safe, cost-effective, and expedited appropriate dispute resolution.

  1. Costs: reducing the costs of reaching an effective outcome
  2. Time: optimizing the time needed to reach an outcome
  3. Relationships: providing for the parties’ desire to maintain or repair relationships, and setting a cooperative tone for resolving the dispute (including reputations and third-party stakeholders)
  4. Control of Process: accounting for the parties’ desire to control procedural matters (e.g., discovery, submissions, lawyers, witness testimonies, etc.)
  5. Control of Outcome: meeting the parties’ desire to control the outcome of the process (e.g., final findings of fact, law, liability, damages, reimbursement of attorneys’ fees, etc.)
  6. Confidentiality: providing for the parties’ desire to keep the dispute and/or its outcome confidential, to the extent permitted by law
  7. Enforceability: addressing the possible need to have the outcome recognized and enforced domestically or internationally.
  • Founder: Jeremy Lack
  • Barrister, Attorney-at-Law & ADR Neutral
  • England & Wales (GB), New York (US), Geneva (CH)
  • Ranked by WHO’S WHO LEGAL as :
    • A national leader since 2010,
    • One of the ten most highly regarded mediators in 2011,
    • One of the most highly regarded firms in 2012 and 2013,
    • A Global Elite Thought Leader from 2019-2024

How We Work

  • Our diagnostic process and how we make an offer for each case
  • The approved mediators and other experts we work with
  • The way we treat data confidentiality

Who We Are

  • Our executive team
  • Our advisory board
  • The entities we cooperate with

What We Do

  • What is “Appropriate” dispute resolution (ADR)
  • Our mixed mode approach to ADR
  • Frequently Asked Questions