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Contact Information

First Name:Daniel
Last Name:Willems
Office Phone:
Cell Phone:319-366-0811


Online prep session mediation offered?:Prep Session: Online Available
Comments on online/in-person mediation:

Mediator can host a mediation on a Zoom platform. Breakout rooms are used when needed for caucuses. Zoom allows document sharing.

Counties Served:Benton, Iowa, Johnson, Jones, and Linn

Weekdays: Monday to Friday, 8 – 5 p.m. Weekends: Saturday by appointment and Nights: by appointment

Mediation Prep Session Location:

641 40th St. S.E. Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52403


1 conference room

Handicap Accessible:Yes


Types of Prep Session Cases Desired:

Family: All Issues, Family: Child Custody/Visitation, Property/Assets/Alimony/Support Where parties find that they cannot communicate with each other without hostility, I offer a communication training program which has been scientifically studied and proven effective to reduce hostility and promote productive communication.
Probate: I help settle family disputes and develop family settlement agreement. I can arbitrate or mediate disputed claims against the estate.


Profession:Attorney, Mediator, Arbitrator

I help transform conflict into conversation and conversation into agreement.


Associate 1978 Religion, Christ For Nations Bible Institute Bachelor 1982 Psychology, Business Central College J.D. 1985 Law, University of Iowa

Areas of Training:

Divorce and Family Mediation Training. 40 hours. Additional training concerning: a) high conflict, domestic abuse and personality disorders in mediation; b) effect of divorce on children; c) Peacemaking theory and applications; d) Training for Commercial Arbitration to become a rostered arbitrator with FINRA; e) Peacemakers Mediation training for all types of disputes (40+ hours) and f) Mediation and arbitration training for personal injury cases.

Work Experience

Pastor, Attorney, Mediator, Arbitrator (approved arbitrator for FINRA)

Spoken Languages:English
Initial Mediation Training:June 2001, 40 hours -- American Acad. Of ADR
Mediation Training Hours:250+