MI-JADR is a private alternative dispute resolution (ADR) service provider with offices throughout Michigan, and in Dallas/ Fort Worth and Boulder/Denver Colorado. MI-JADR was founded in 2015 by retired Circuit Judge Daniel P. Ryan with the assistance of retired Circuit Judge Jeanne Stempien and retired Circuit Judge John Foster. Judge Bill Caprathe (Bay City and Livonia), Judge Neil Mullally (West Michigan and Livonia), Judge James L. Ryan (Livonia) and Judge Megan Maher Brennan (Livonia) have also joined MI-JADR since its inception.

MI-JADR intends to develop a distinguished array of retired judicial arbitration and mediation neutral experts each of whom have at least 20 years of sophisticated jury trial experience. These retired judicial neutrals will provide you with the same unyielding commitment to fairness, justice, professionalism, and attention to your case that you have come to expect from them over their distinguished judicial careers.

Our SE Michigan office has 10 state of the art, handicap accessible, technologically equipped conference rooms with WebEx, Facetime and Skype capability and is conveniently located right off the 7 Mile West exit and I-275. We are 25 minutes from all points in metropolitan Detroit, Metro Airport, Monroe and Ann Arbor. To serve our  clients, we have recently opened  Bay City, West Michigan (Muskegon and Grand Rapids),  Dallas/Fort Worth,TX  and a Boulder, Colorado offices. Judges Mullally and Caprathe will also come to our Livonia office to serve your client’s mediation needs.

MI-JADR realizes and appreciates that it is a privilege to handle your client’s important case. We are uniquely qualified to facilitate, mediate or arbitrate complex, multi-party, business, commercial, technology, medical malpractice, class action, general tort, family, property, and first and third party auto cases in which your choice of a neutral could be outcome determinative. We are your retired judicial complex case resolution experts!


  • Livonia Office

    Seven Mile Crossing
    38701 Seven Mile Road
    Suite 175
    Livonia, MI 48152

  • Bay City Office

    1610 S. Euclid Ave.
    Bay City, MI 48076

  • West Michigan/Grand Rapids

    120 W. Apple Ave
    Muskegon, MI 49440
    (231) 727-2101

  • Texas (Dallas/ Fort Worth)

    5650 Woodway
    Fort Worth, TX 76133

  • Boulder, CO

    7318 Windsor Dr.
    Boulder, CO 80301