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V. Frederic Lyon, Esq. Joins The McCammon Group

For Immediate Release
May 2, 2011
For more information contact:
Rich Huffman
Direct Dial: (804) 433-2242

V. Frederic Lyon, a distinguished construction and commercial lawyer, has joined The McCammon Group, a leading mediation, arbitration, facilitation, training, and consulting firm.

With over thirty-three years of experience, Mr. Lyon is nationally and internationally known in the construction and energy law fields.  A pioneer in utilizing mediation and arbitration to resolve disputes, he has distinguished himself as a mediator and arbitrator.  He is a principal in TriCon Power Group and The Lyon Firm, P.A.

Mr. Lyon was honored by World Generation Magazine as a member of the class of 2003 for Outstanding Energy Industry Leaders. He was also listed in Chambers Outstanding Lawyers, Super Lawyers Magazine, and Best Lawyers in America.

Mr. Lyon will continue his law practice, but now also joins The McCammon Group to serve the mediation and arbitration needs of lawyers and litigants throughout the United States and abroad.

The McCammon Group provides alternative dispute resolution services (ADR) including mediation, arbitration, neutral evaluation, special master, private judging, as well as related facilitation, training, and consulting services.  It consists of seventy-five Neutrals including retired judges and practicing attorneys located throughout Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia.  Since its founding in 1995, The McCammon Group has handled thousands of disputes, with a mediation settlement rate of approximately 85%.  The McCammon Group is committed to the proposition that ADR processes provide individuals, as well as public and private entities, with many substantial benefits including effective and prompt resolution of disputes, self determination, cost savings, timeliness, flexibility, and confidentiality.

For more information, please visit www.mccammongroup.com.

WHAT LAWYERS AND LITIGANTS ARE SAYING:

  • "The mediator was essential to injecting reality into discussions."

  • "A truly excellent job; patient, thorough and helpful in evaluating options."

  • "Scheduling was easy, prompt and efficient."

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  • "We were able to settle a highly contentious case after years of litigation just a few weeks before trial."

  • "Great communication and easy to deal with. Excellent all around."

  • "The mediator was fair and understood how to convey the weakness of a case without being judgmental."

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  • "Sometimes the human side of these cases leaves the practical side and they seem impossible to settle. Your "never give up" attitude carried the day."

  • "You have rendered invaluable service to me and my clients in the past, and we will continue to call upon you in the future when the need for a highly-skilled professional mediator arises."

  • "The depth and quality of the available mediators is exceptional."

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  • "The quality of your panel members allows choice and comfort in the knowledge that your matter will be fully and fairly heard and resolved."