Court-Approved Law Division

Mediation Training Programs

Updated April 28, 2016

Please contact the institution for tuition rates and class schedules.

Center for Conflict Resolution

11 East Adams Street, Suite 500

Chicago, IL 60603-6301



Contact Information

Contact Person:            Ms. Pari Karim

Email:                          pkarim@ccrchicago.org

Phone:                         312-922-6464 Extension 12

Website:                      www.ccrchicago.org

Course
Title:                “Performance Based Mediation Skills Training” 

De Paul University

College of Law Center For Dispute Resolution

25 East Jackson Boulevard, Suite 635

Chicago, IL   60604-2201





Contact Information

Contact Person:           Professor Katheryn M. Dutenhaver

Email:                         kdutenha@depaul.edu

Phone
:                        312-362-8368

Website:                      www.law.depaul.edu/cdr

Course
Title:                “Mediation Certificate Training Course” 

Dispute Resolutions, Inc.

Broward County Bar Association Conference Center

2200 NE 33rd Avenue Suite 8G

Ft. Lauderdale, FL  33305-1889



Contact Information

Contact Person:            Mr. Perry S. Itkin

Email:                          perryitkin@mediationtrainingcenter.com

Phone:                         954-567-9746

Website:                      www.mediatontrainingcenter.com

Course Title:                “Circuit Civil Mediation Certification Training” 





Dominican University

7900 West Division Street

River Forest, IL 60305



Contact Information

Contact Person:             Kate Costigan

Email:                           kcostigan@dom.edu

Phone:                          708-524-6571

Website:                        http://continuingstudies.dom.edu/academics/conflict

Course:                         "Mediation Skills Training"

Harvard Law School

Harvard Negotiation Institute 

Pound Hall #501

1563 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA  02138-2903

Contact Information

Contact Person:            None

Email:                          hni@law.harvard.edu

Phone
:                         617-495-7705

Website:                      www.pon.harvard.edu

Course
Title:                “Mediation Workshop” 

Illinois State Bar Association

Illinois State Bar Association

424 South Second St

Springfield, IL   62701-1779

217-525-1760

1-800-252-8908

Fax 217-525-0712

Contact Information

Contact Person:            Jeanne B Heaton

Email:                          jheaton@isba.org

Website
:                      www.isba.org

Course Title:                40 Hour Mediation/Arbitration Training

Date:                          September 16-20, 2013,  8:30 a.m. to 5:45 pm

Place:                          Chicago, ISBA Regional Office, 20 S. Clark St., #900                                    

ICLEF (Indiana Continuing Legal Education Foundation)

Course Title:                “Civil Mediation Training”

Location:                     Contact ICLEF



Contact Information

Contact Person:           Lara Lemon

Phone:                         317-637-9102 ext. 238 

Mediation, Inc.

P.O. Box 16205

Chapel Hill, NC  27516-6205 

Contact Information

Contact Person:           Ms. Celia O'Briant

Email:                         info@mediationincnc.com

Phone:                         888-842-6157 or 919-636-5697

Website:                      www.mediationincnc.com

Course Title:                “Civil Superior Court Mediation” 

Miller, Andy B Mediation Skills, Inc.

P O Box 578186

Chicago, IL   60657-8186 

Contact Information

Contact Person:             Mr. Andy Miller

Email:                          imediate1@aol.com

Phone:                         312-342-4031

Fax:                             312-276-8140

Course Title:                40-hour Skill Based, Performance Based Mediation Skills Training with Andy Miller

National Judicial College

Judicial College Building   MS 358

Reno, NV   89557



Contact Information

Contact Person:            Ms. Muriel M. Bartlett

Email:                          registrar@judges.org

Phone:                         800-255-8343

Website:                      www.judges.org

Course Title:                “Civil Mediation” 

Northwestern University

Chicago Campus

339 East Chicago Ave., 6th Floor

Chicago, IL 60611 

Contact Information

Contact Person:            Ms. Geri Johnson

Phone:                         312-503-0714

Website:                      sps.northwestern.edu

Course Title:                “Mediation Skills Training”  

Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution Pepperdine University School of Law

24255 Pacific Coast Highway

Malibu, CA   90263-3999



Contact Information

Contact Person:            Ms. Lori Rushford

Email:                          lori.rushford@pepperdine.edu

Phone:                         310-506-6342

Website:                      straus.pepperdine.edu

Course Title:                “Mediating the Litigated Case”

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