Home > Legal Library > Abstract

Join Matindale-Hubbell Connected

Solomon and the Baby: Lessons in Mediation

by Lee Applebaum
Fineman Krekstein & Harris, P.C. - Philadelphia Office

July 29, 2013

The story of Solomon, the two women, and the baby is part of our learned lore. In legal culture it is expressed via the maxim, “splitting the baby.” There are a number of lessons for mediators in this story, however, chief among them is not “splitting the baby.”


The views expressed in this document are solely the views of the author and not Martindale-Hubbell. This document is intended for informational purposes only and is not legal advice or a substitute for consultation with a licensed legal professional in a particular case or circumstance.

View More Library Documents By...

Fineman Krekstein & Harris, P.C. Overview


Practice Area Resource Centers
Visit our Practice Area Resource Centers to view practice area specific content compiled from a variety of legal sources. Find related articles, podcasts, industry leader insights and much more. We currently offer the following Practice Areas:Litigation;Intellectual Property;Real Estate;Corporate Law;Criminal Law;Bankruptcy;Immigration;Business Law;Insurance;Taxation;Labor & Employment;Commercial Law;Medical Malpractice;Trusts & Estates;Securities;International Law ;Health Care;Environmental Law;Construction Law;Workers' Compensation