POSTPONED: Introduction to Mediation CLE (EYL200324)

March 24, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM (Eastern Daylight Time)

CBA Law Center

30 Bank St, New Britain, Connecticut, United States

Presented by the Young Lawyers and ADR Sections

About the Program

This program is designed to educate trial counsel about the basics and fine points of representing clients in a mediation process that will successfully engage client and counsel to reach a resolution, without risk and accomplishing objectives beyond those obtainable through a litigated outcome.  

You Will Learn

  • How to find identify and select skilled mediators in Connecticut and New England
  • How to perform and prepare as counsel for the mediation process
  • How to prepare with the mediator
  • The essential theories and concepts of mediation practice in a civil dispute
  • Sources of qualified mediation professionals and provider agencies
  • Opportunities to continue development of mediation skills through reference materials

Who Should Attend

Attorneys with an interest in learning about mediations.


(Includes dinner, electronic materials, and parking in the public garage at 35 Bank St)
Member $75
Non-Member $150
Student Member $15


Peter Benner Peter Benner
PWB LLC, West Hartford

Roy Debarbieri Roy L. DeBarbieri
Zangari Cohn Cuthbertson Duhl & Grello PC, New Haven

Gary Sheldon Gary F. Sheldon
McElroy Deutsch Mulvaney & Carpenter LLP, Hartford

Eric Wiechman 2020 Eric W. Wiechmann
WiechmannADR, Farmington


Stephanie Palmer Stephanie Palmer
Grady & Riley LLP, Waterbury

CLE Credit

CT: 2.0 CLE Credits (General)
NY: 2.0 CLE Credits (AOP)

The Connecticut Bar Association/CT Bar Institute is an accredited provider of New York State CLE. This program qualifies for transitional and non-transitional credits. Attorneys seeking NY CLE credit who have been admitted to the New York State Bar for two years or less must attend the live seminar for skills or ethics credit. For further information about transitional and non-transitional courses, please see the page on CLE: Financial hardship information is available upon request.

*Electronic materials are included in the price of the seminar. Any materials for this seminar will be e-mailed to registrants prior to the seminar for download. No paper copies will be provided unless purchased separately. If the seminar is recorded, all member registrants will receive complimentary access to the recording approximately six weeks after the program. Please note that refunds will not be granted once course materials have been sent. Cancellations made less than 2 business days prior to event are non-refundable.


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