Active and empowering approach. Mediaition is all about self-determination. We strive to empower the parties by giving them the tools to march towards self-determined outcomes. We believe that almost all disputes can be resolved outside the court if the parties are determined to do so.
Your determination and our holistic approach is bound to result in a win-win situation for all.
Ideally, mediation should be considered before approaching the court. However, it can be used during any stage of the trial, on the day of the trial or post trial. It is a proven fact that mediated settlements are less prone to returning to the judicial annals.
The best alternative to litigation is through out-of-court negotiations. We provide you the tools, the options, the common ground. Use our system, our expertise and our process to create a mutually satisfactory outcome.
Our holistic, client-centric approach is an integration of all approaches achieved by harvesting the synergy of all efforts related to conflict management.
People are not just a bundle of problems to us. We believe that the whole is more than just the sum of the parts. This synergistic approach affords everybody the ability and motivation to do more with what little is available because this synergy simply creates more for all. Most of all, we strive to maintain the dignity and integrity of human relationships.
Holistic mediation is also an active and empowering approach. Mediation is all about self-determination. We strive to empower the parties by giving them the tools to march towards self-determined outcomes. We believe that almost all disputes can be resolved outside the court if the parties are determined to do so.
The Mediator provides facilitation tools to the participants in communication, in getting over an impasse, in being proactive and in being empowered for self- determination. The Mediator, thus assists the parties in fashioning creative, out of the box solutions. The Mediator will provide information that is needed to further dialogue.
The mediator helps the parties to explore areas of possible compromise and to develop a solution that meets everybody's interests. Sometimes the Mediator may meet with the parties separately for a private discussion that might help move the parties toward a resolution. In short, the Mediator helps the parties in identifying and discussing the issues, in comprehending and dealing with the underlying feelings, problem solving, brainstorming alternatives, exploring options for resolution, developing better communication skills to address the other party, role-playing from a trunk full of other facilitation tools available
Mitsu Rajda is a Business, Civil and Family mediator who prides in her holistic approach to helping her clients resolve conflicts in the “least antagonistic manner”. She treats her clients as whole human beings, not as a sum of their problems and respects the synergy between their interactions with one another, with her and with the environment. Mitsu Rajda employs the “keep it simple” mediation approach to help her clients negotiate settlements in commercial, workplace, community and family matters. It is her belief that any dispute can be resolved across the table once the parties show the willingness and faith to reach the desired results. Mitsu believes that Mediation is an empowering exercise. She strongly believes in self-determination and treats all matters before her with utmost sincerity, honesty and professionalism. She works tirelessly to stay up-to-date on divorce and family law issues, so she can offer her clients innovative and cutting-edge solutions for the maximum benefit of all parties involved. Roseann also handles each mediation session personally, working closely with clients to bring their cases to successful conclusions. Mitsu has worked in an international law firm doing corporate work. She also has experience in Products Liability, Personal injury, Landlord-tenant law and general civil litigation. She also ran her law firm Mitsu Rajda & Associates, Advocates & Notaries from 1999 till recently. She is a trained Civil and Family Mediator. Apart from her legal background (law degrees from Bombay University and from Syracuse University College of Law), Mitsu is also an entrepreneur, running her own business successfully for the last eighteen years. Mitsu serves as a volunteer civil mediator in superior courts of several NJ counties. She is a past Board Member of the New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators. Currently she is the member, Continuing Legal Education coordinator and Membership Chair of NJAPM. She is also a member of the Bar Council of Maharashtra and Goa, Mediators beyond border, Asian American Heritage Council, the National Organization for Women, Toastmasters, and the Lions Club International.
She is fluent in several SE Asian languages, basic German and is working on Japanese proficiency along with learning Korean and Chinese languages. She actively devotes her time for community service.
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