Upcoming events

    • 07 May 2018
    • 6:00 PM
    • DePaul University, Lincoln Park Campus, Arts & Letters Hall, Room 103

    Help Secure Justice for Children in India

    When:    Monday, May 7, 2018

    Time:     06:00 P.M.

    Where:  DePaul University
                   Lincoln Park Campus
                   Arts and Letters Hall
                   Room 103

    Counsel to Secure Justice (CSJ), a New Delhi-based non-profit, provides legal and care services to child sexual abuse victims in India.  After advocating for more than 180 victims and their families, CSJ is exploring restorative justice practices.  Come hear from founder, Jonathan Derby, and lead social worker, Deborah Patel, to learn more about their work and how you can help.

    Please click on the below link to view the event flyer.

    flyer depaul 2.pdf

    • 15 May 2018
    • 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    • SCHIFF HARDIN LLP, 233 S. Wacker, Chicago, IL 60606

    Guided Choice
    Presented by Paul Lurie and Robert Berliner

    When:    May 15, 2018

                    233 S. Wacker
                    Chicago, IL 60606

    Time:      5:30 PM - 7:00 PM

    MCLE and CEU credits provided

    More information, to come, soon.

    Members:  Free
    Non Members:  $20.00

    • 05 Jun 2018
    • 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
    • Kirkland & Ellis LLP, 300 N LaSalle, Chicago, IL 60654

    With Beverly Tarr

    When:  June 5, 2018

    Where: Kirkland & Ellis LLP
                 300 North LaSalle
                 Chicago 60654

    Time:   5:30 PM - 7:30 PM

    Networking party immediately following event to meet with other area ADR professionals with snacks and drinks provided.

    More information, to come, soon.

    MCLE and CEU credits provided

    Members: Free
    Non Members: $20.00

Past events

20 Mar 2018 LGBT Mediation with Alan Boudreau
18 Jan 2018 Virtual Event: Mediation in Environmental Matters
13 Dec 2017 Virtual Brown Bag Lunch Program on ADR Practices in Germany
19 Oct 2017 Conflict Resolution Day 2017 Reminder with Award Recipient Announcement
21 Jul 2017 ACR Chicago Presents a Program on ADR Practices in Germany
09 May 2017 2017 Annual Meeting and President's Program - Using Financial Experts in Mediation
19 Apr 2017 Virtual Mediation. Presentation and discussion of an on-line tool for mediators and arbitrators
14 Mar 2017 The LGBT Community and Mediation
07 Mar 2017 Showing of the Documentary, Saving Barbara Sizemore by David Steiner
21 Feb 2017 Exploring Emotional Intelligence (EQ) in Mediation
24 Jan 2017 An Evening with “Domestic Relations Judges Turned Mediators”
05 Dec 2016 Lessons from the Mediation Front Part II: Game Day and Beyond
09 Nov 2016 What Marriage Counseling Taught Me About Resolving Business Partnership Disputes
20 Oct 2016 Conflict Resolution Day 2016
22 Sep 2016 Mediator SIG & ACR Event: When Nice Folks Morph Into Norman Bates (Chicago)
28 Jun 2016 Everything You Wanted to Know about the New Illinois Marriage and Dissolution of Marriage Act and How It Affects Your Mediation Practice
26 Apr 2016 An Evening With Judge Margaret Mullen
08 Mar 2016 International Mediation Panel
18 Feb 2016 An Introduction to the Art of Nonviolent Communication
19 Jan 2016 Lessons From the Mediation Front
07 Dec 2015 Building Your Mediation Business
03 Nov 2015 How to Master Emotionally Charged and Highly Demanding Clients without Sacrificing Your Own Well-Being!
16 Oct 2015 The Unique Role of an Organizational Ombuds
15 Oct 2015 Conflict Resolution Day
14 Oct 2015 Storytelling in Conflict Resolution: How conflict resolution professionals can use participants’ stories to further understanding
13 Oct 2015 Improving the Chance of Success in Mediation Involving Multiple Parties” By Elizabeth Shampnoi and Leslie Berkoff
12 Oct 2015 Conflict Resolution Strategies in Islam, Christianity and Judaism
09 Sep 2015 Saying No in a Positive Way with Bradley Ginn will now be held on September 9, 2015
08 Jul 2015 Unpacking the Debrief Case
19 Jun 2015 Conflict Resolution In Action: Carpe Diem Education
02 Apr 2015 Neuroscience Book Club- The Brain's Way of Healing by Norman Doidge
25 Mar 2015 Social Justice Critiques to Mediation & Crowdsourcing
29 Jan 2015 What Shaman Can Teach us About Conflict Part II with Elizabeth Clemants
15 Jan 2015 Neuroscience Book Club: Brain Rules by John Medina
16 Dec 2014 TalkAbout: Transformative Mediation Part II
20 Nov 2014 Families, Holidays and Conflict with Margie Powers
06 Nov 2014 Emotional Intelligence with Maureen Dorgan Clemens
16 Oct 2014 Conflict Resolution Day 2014
16 Oct 2014 Pre-Mediation Submissions and The Joint Session: How to Add Value for Mediation Clients without Alienating them
13 Oct 2014 Neuroscience Book Club: Mindsight by Daniel Siegel
23 Sep 2014 Barriers and Land Mines--Overcoming Special Challenges in Tort Mediations with Frosty Pipal
16 Sep 2014 TalkAbout: Transformative Mediation
13 Sep 2014 Mediation Practice Group, Coached by Mac Steele
28 Aug 2014 What Shaman Can Teach us About Conflict with Elizabeth Clemants
07 Aug 2014 Neuroscience Book Club: The Brain that Changes Itself by Norman Doidge
23 Jul 2014 Circle Discussion: Implications of Vulnerability for ADR Practitioners
25 Jun 2014 Book Club: Daring Greatly by Brene Brown
23 Jun 2014 TalkAbout: Storytelling