Mr. Preston's 35+ years of problem-solving legal practice provides a useful backdrop for his role as a facilitator and mediator. His substantive knowledge and personal interactive techniques foster a cooperative climate of teamwork that focuses on joint problem-solving. That spirit of working together assists the parties involved in identifying common interests and becoming stakeholders in the decision-making process.
Mr. Preston's mediation/facilitation style also builds trust and respect for the parties' needs and interests in furtherance of fostering a process that will produce results. His patient, no-nonsense approach, and an ability to listen carefully ensures that the parties have sufficient time to explore all options beneficial to a successful resolution of the conflict.