The Basics of Family Law Mediation

The Basics of Family Law Mediation

Presented By: The Diversity Scholarship Foundation

About the Event

The panel will discuss the Illinois Supreme Court and Circuit Court of Cook County rules relating to mandatory mediation of parenting issues, the Illinois Mediation Act, lawyers’ professional responsibilities in mediation, the basics of mediation, which cases or issues are good for mediation, and the differences between civil unions and marriages.

Featured Speaker

Hon. Karen G. Shields (Ret.)


Pending approval for 1.0 General credit hour, including 1.0 Professionalism credit hour

Date / Time

Friday, April 27, 2018

Registration: 12:00 PM - 12:15 PM CDT
Program: 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM CDT


160 N. LaSalle St., 14th Floor
Chicago, IL 60601


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