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ID #152
SubtypeThird Circuit Court of Appeals - Philadelphia
CourtAppellate Mediation Program
Judge first nameJoseph A. Torregrossa, Esq.
Judge last nameAppellate Mediation Program
First line of addressU.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit
Second line of address601 Market Street
Third line of address20716 U.S. Courthouse
DutiesStudents will review the case file, including parties' statements, briefs, and the lower court opinion, and write a summary for the mediator. Students will discuss the case with the mediator, attend the mediator meetings, conduct some followup communication with the parties or their counsel.
Agency descriptionThe Program Director and a circuit mediator serve as mediators in selected cases on appeal to the Third Circuit. Eligible cases are civil cases in which parties are represented by counsel and which have issues that are capable of being mediated and settled.
Time requirementsOpen. 1-SEMESTER PLACEMENT ONLY
Position requirementsNone stated.
Writing sample requiredno
Number of students requested1
Supervisor salutationMr.
Supervisor first nameJoseph
Supervisor last nameTorregrossa
Supervisor titleDirector
Contact salutationMr.
Contact first nameJoseph
Contact last nameTorregrossa
Contact titleDirector
Contact phone267-299-4130

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