The Diversity Scholarship Foundation, NFP and Illinois Lawyers’ Assistance Program present:

The Basics of Family Law Mediation

The Basics of Family Law Mediation

Join us for another CLE* to 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.

FRIDAY, APRIL 27, 2018
160 N. LaSalle St., 14th Floor, Chicago, Illinois
Registration: 12:00 p.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Introduction: 12:10 p.m. – 12:15 p.m.
Program: 12:15 p.m. – 1:15 p.m.

Introduction By:

Hon. Jesse G. Reyes – Illinois Appellate Court Justice – Illinois Appellate Court, First District, Fifth Division


Hon. Grace G. Dickler
Presiding Judge, Domestic Relations Division, Circuit Court of Cook County

Hon. Karen G. Shields (Ret.)
JAMS Mediator and Arbitrator

Adam Miel Zebelian
Associate, Schiller DuCanto and Fleck

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