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What is Not Mediatable with Professor Carrie Menkel-Meadow (video)

On March 4th, 2022, the Texas A&M Law Review and the Aggie Dispute Resolution Program ( hosted a symposium entitled The Renaissance Woman of Dispute Resolution: Carrie Menkel-Meadow’s Contributions to New Directions in Feminism, Ethics, and ADR (

We were honored to have a conversation with Professor Carrie Menkel-Meadow, the Distinguished and Chancellor’s Professor of Law at UC Irvine and one of the preeminent scholars and founders of the field of dispute resolution, as a bit of a preview to what we are sure will be an amazing event this spring!

Part 1 of a Three-Part Conversation with Professor Carrie Menkel-Meadow Professor Carrie Menkel-Meadow discusses what is not mediatable, a concept she raises in her chapter, When Should I Be in the Middle? I’ve Looked at Life from Both Sides Now, in EVOLUTION OF A FIELD: PERSONAL HISTORIES IN DISPUTE RESOLUTION (Gadlin & Welsh, eds., 2020).

Look for videos for: Part 2: Integrating Dispute Resolution into Legal Education, and Part 3: Why Diversity Matters in Law Schools


Carrie J. Menkel-Meadow

A founder of the dispute resolution field, Professor Menkel-Meadow came to UC Irvine School of Law, as a Founding Faculty Member (and Chancellor’s Professor) from Georgetown University Law Center, where she was the A.B. Chettle, Jr. Professor of Dispute Resolution and Civil Procedure and Director of the Georgetown-Hewlett Program in… MORE >

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