Give Peace a Chance: Steering the Parties through Mediation

Give Peace a Chance: Steering the Parties through Mediation

Presented by Illinois State Bar Association and the Illinois Judges Association

About the Event

Get the knowledge you need to resolve disputes through mediation with this informative seminar that’s presented by a panel of experienced lawyer mediators.

Topics include:

  • The different types of mediation;
  • The legal and ethical framework for mediation;
  • At what point in a case is mediation most effective;
  • How to select and schedule a mediator;
  • Who should be present during the mediation?
  • The role of mediator and attorneys;
  • What to expect throughout the mediation process; and
  • How to deal with impasse.

Featured JAMS Speaker

Hon. Nancy J. Katz (ret.)


1.50 hours MCLE credit, including 1.50* hours Professional Responsibility MCLE credit in the following category: Professionalism, Civility, or Legal Ethics MCLE credit, *Professional Responsibility MCLE credit subject to approval

Date / Time

Friday, December 7, 2018
10:15 AM – 11:45 AM CT


The Palmer House Hilton
17 E Monroe St
Chicago, IL 60603


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