Successfully Arbitrating Real Estate Cases

The Real Property Section presents

Successfully Arbitrating Real Estate Cases

Date Friday, May 17, 2024
MCLE Registration 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Virtual Program 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.
MCLE 1.5 Hours


Cary D. McReynolds
H. Peter Smith
ADR Services
Claudia Hagadus Long
ADR Services


Sean E. Ponist
Ponist Law Group
Chair of BASF's
Real Property Section

Most Real Estate Agreements Require Arbitration.  Know the Tips and Tricks to Win.  Hear from an Experienced Panel of Attorneys and Arbitrators as they Discuss the Keys to Successfully Arbitrating Real Estate Cases.


  • Advantages and Disadvantages of Arbitration
  • Selection of Arbitrators
  • California vs. Federal Arbitration Act
  • Defenses to Enforcement of Arbitration Agreement
  • Special Requirements for Arbitrating Real Estate Disputes
  • Enforcement Against Nonsignatories
  • Arbitration Proceedings

Additionally, the panel will use a common real estate dispute fact pattern to play out an abbreviated, mock arbitration. 

Section Chair
Sean E. Ponist, Ponist Law Group

(As of 4/18/2024)

Event Code: G241704
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5/17/2024 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Online only CA
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