526 Second Avenue SE Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52406-2457
Johnson,Linn,Others by appointment
Weekdays: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm.
Weekends: May be arranged by appointment
Nights: May be arranged by appointment
Description of Facilities:
3 conference rooms
Ample parking avialable
Types of Mediation Cases Desired:
Family: All Issues, Family: Child Custody/Visitation, Property/Assets/Alimony/Support
1.All areas of family law including, care and custody issues, child support, college education, modifications, property division, QDRO’s, alimony or spousal support, domestic violence, and prenuptial agreements.
6.Business disputes and termination of business interests
7. Landlord and Tenant disputes
Allows Attorneys at Mediation:
Comments on allowing attorneys:
If attorney's wish to be present please contact me before the mediation. Both parties would have to agree to have attorneys present.
Allows Third Parties at Mediation:
Comments on allowing third parties:
Third parties are not allowed unless by agreement of both parties
Attorney and Mediator
Bachelor's in Management Information Systems and Japanese at Saint Louis University. Juris Doctor and concentration in Alternative Dispute Resolution at Creighton School of Law.
Areas of Training:
I was initially trained for approximately 50 hours, at the Werner Institute for Negotiation and Dispute Resolution with Professor Volkmer and Bernie Mayer and I’m licensed to mediate in Nebraska. In addition, I received 40 hour training and became licensed to mediate in Iowa in April 2008.
Settlement Conference Mediator:
I have worked in Omaha, Nebraska.I’m working in my home town of Cedar Rapids, IA.
Initial Mediation Training:
April 2008 -- Werner Institute
Mediation Training Hours:
Over 90 hours
$100.00 per party per hour. A one time $20 administrative fee for each party. Payment is due at the end of each mediation session.
I would be glad to mediate in Linn or Johnson County. If mediating in Johnson County I would request a $25 travel expense from each party, unless I'm a court appointed default mediator in your case.