Mediation Training with Trainers Michael Lewis and Linda Singer

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 9:00am — Wednesday, November 30, 2016 5:30pm
CPR Institute, 30 East 33rd Street, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10016

CPR is hosting a full 2-day mediation training next week, for which a few spots have become available. Attendance for these limited spots can be reserved by contacting Chris Silva at, and finalizing a $1,295 payment. As attendance is limited, CPR will be accepting attendees on a first come first served basis. The agenda for this training is below.


Tuesday, November 29 (9:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.)

 9:00   Welcome from The CPR Institute
 9:15   Introduction of Trainers and Overview of Training
9:30   Introduction of Trainees
9:45   Lecture and Discussion: Function and Theory of Mediation; Barriers to Settlement 

10:30  Break
10:45  Demonstration:  Introduction and Developing Information 
11:30  Discussion of Demonstration
12:15  Lunch (provided)
1:00  Small Group Role Plays and Critiques: Introduction and Developing Information                                                  
2:15  Demonstration and Discussion: Developing Options                                       
3:45  Break
4:00  Small Group Role Plays and Critiques: Developing Options  
5:30   Close

Wednesday, November 30 (9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.)

9:00   Demonstration and Discussion: Moving Towards an Agreement

10:30  Break

10:45  Small Group Role Plays and Critiques: Moving Towards an Agreement      

12:15  Lunch (provided)
1:00  Discussion: Ethical Issues in Mediating Civil Cases    

2:00  Break

2:15    Small Group Role Plays and Critiques: Moving Towards an Agreement                  

3:45  Impasse-Breaking Questions for Mediators        

4:30  Memorializing Agreements
4:45  Evaluations of Training
5:00  Closing

*This non-transitional course has been approved for 14 NY Skills and 1 NY Ethics CLE Credits.

The CPR Institute has been certified by the New York State Continuing Legal Education Board as an Accredited Provider of continuing legal education in the State of New York. CPR is a nonprofit organization. Under financial hardship guidelines, at its discretion, CPR may waive the fee for attorneys who demonstrate that they are not currently employed (not retirees). CPR may also provide a special discounted price to attorneys, full-time judges and administrative law judges practicing in the nonprofit and public sectors full time. Email for information.