Mediation Simulation Workshop: Mock Mediations (04/01/2021)

  • Registration Closed

Registration for this program will close on March 31, 2021 at 2pm. Gain hands-on experience to improve your mediation skills through mock mediations at the CBA’s mediation simulation workshop. Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in 3 mediation simulations, including small-group de-briefing sessions led by the CBA’s experienced mediator-coaches.  Attendees will leave feeling more confident in their mediation skills, and armed with strategies to navigate the most difficult disputes. This workshop will benefit both novice and seasoned mediators. It serves as a companion program to the CBA’s Advanced Workshop for Improved Negotiation and Mediation Skills program. Space is limited to ensure the quality of instruction for participants. 

Program led by Judge Thomas R. Mulroy, Circuit Court of Cook County & Chairperson of the Chicago Bar Mediation Service 


Maryam Ahmad, Chief of the Juvenile Justice Bureau for the Cook County State’s Attorney’s Office
Michael Alkaraki, Partner, Leahy & Hoste
Laurel Bellows, Bellows Law Group
Daniel Cotter, Howard & Howard
John Sciaccotta, Member, Aronberg Goldgehn
Judith Sherwin, Of Counsel, Roetzel & Andress
Timothy Tomasik, Tomasik Kotin Kasserman
Angel Traub, A. Traub & Associates
Greta Weathersby, Senior Corporate Counsel, WEC Energy Group
Lisa Wiemken, North Shore Divorce Mediations & Family Law

Previous Registrants of Improved Negotiation, Mediation & Advocacy Skills (11/11/20) can attend the seminar for $150.00.  Please call (312) 554-2056 to register for the program.

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Live CBA Committee meetings and seminars will take place via Zoom webinar.  You will click on "view video" and be directly connected to the meeting/seminar on Zoom.  (You will not receive a Zoom link.)

You MUST have Zoom Desktop Client on your Mac or PC to view a live program. If using a mobile device, you must have the Zoom App (available in the App Store or Google Play).

System requirements for Mac & PC can be found here. System requirements for mobile devices can be here.  

Please note that audience members do not need video or audio access.  Audience members are able to submit questions via the chat or Q & A features of Zoom. 

Chat: Open in-meeting chat, allowing you to send chat messages to and send a message to the host, panelists, and attendees (if permitted). Question & Answer: Open the Q&A window, allowing you to ask questions to the host and panelists. They can either reply back to you via text in the Q&A window or answer your question live. 


Mediation Simulation Workshop: Mock Mediations (4/01/2021)
04-01-2021 at 1:00 PM (CDT)   |  210 minutes
04-01-2021 at 1:00 PM (CDT)   |  210 minutes To receive MCLE Credit for this program, you must: 1. Close the video window after you have completed the program, 2. Click on "Claim MCLE Credit," and 3. Click on the yellow "View/Claim Credit" box. You will need to provide your ARDC number to view/download/print your MCLE certificate. We would also appreciate your completing a program evaluation in the “Evaluation” section.
16 Questions
16 Questions Seminar evaluation form
Claim MCLE Credit (live webcast, 3.50 IL PR MCLE Credit)
Up to 3.50 CLE credits available  |  Certificate available
Up to 3.50 CLE credits available  |  Certificate available