&
starts with hiring an experienced
and well trained FAPM mediator.
Membership Application and Renewals
As a valued member of Florida Academy of Professional Mediators, you join your colleagues in being part of the largest professional association for mediators and dispute resolvers in the state of Florida.
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Membership Renewals
Great news! The mediator certification application and the renewal form (link below) no longer requires notarization only a sworn statement. Framing this another way, there is no need for anyone to notarize DRC documents from today forward.
Mediator Renewal Form
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Diplomate Renew
FAPM Membership Benefits
The Florida Academy of Professional Mediators, Inc. is a professional association organized to facilitate the exchange of knowledge, information and ideas between professionals in the field of mediation and alternative dispute resolution.
Membership Benefits

TWELFTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT CAREER OPPORTUNITY

Job posting for the Mediation Services Coordinator for the 12th Judicial Circuit. Applicants will need to be Supreme Court certified as a family mediator, and dependency certification is preferred, but not necessary at this time. They would need to be available to attend your dependency certification training March 26, 27, 28 & April 2, 3, 4, 2020, if a hiring decision is made by then. Please feel free to share this information with anyone that would be interested. We are encouraging applications as soon as possible. This posting, as well as other information regarding State of Florida employment

Congratulations to Our 30-Year Mediators!

Bruce A. Blitman Frances A. Arnold Joseph R. Boyd
Daniel Z. Averbook Rick Dalan Linda B. Fieldstone
Gregory Firestone Deborah O. Day Charles N. Castagna
Thomas C. Chase Robert A. Dulberg Jeffrey D. Keiner
Leonard T. Helfand Stann W. Givens Raleigh W. Greene, III
Michael H. Lax W. Jay Hunston, Jr. Peter J. Grilli
Susan W. Harrell Laurie L. Riemer Elinor Robin
David B. Mitchell Esta Y. Rubinstein James M. Nicholas
John W. Salmon Nancy S. Weber Cary R. Singletary
Louis J. Williams Roy C. Young

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NEWS


Implied Bias in Mediation (CME in Diversity)
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A Mediators Guide To The Financial Affidavit
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The Rise Of Complex Real estate Litigation and Issues To Consider When Resolving Them
Click Here For More Info.



Advanced Mediation Techniques and Admissibility of Electronically Stored Information
Click Here To View The Website And Read More



The Neutral
Newsletter of the Florida Dispute Resolution Center Volume 4, Issue 3 – November 2019
Click Here To View Document And Read More



Proposed Amendments to the Florida Probate Rules –
Mediation and Arbitration
Click Here To View Document And Read More



FAPM: Rule Proposal: Appointment of the Mediator
Click Here To View Document And Read More



Mediation serves as a viable alternative to litigation for a myriad of reasons. To this end, FAPM offers an association of trained mediators for the greater FL community.


FAPM’s President, Deborah R. Beylus is presenting the following workshop
Settlement Options for Dividing Emotional Assets in Divorce Mediation
Family
• Identify Emotional Assets
• Using self determination
• Value the asset using quantifiable standards.

FAPM’s Secretary and Board member,
Veronica Jackson is co -presenting the following workshop
Mind the Gap- Ethical and Complete Family Agreements
Ethics


Susan Dubow Announcement

It is with a heavy heart that that I inform you of the passing of Susan Dubow today. Susan was the owner of Mediation Training Group where she conducted mediation training in Florida.

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Bob Levin and Allen Levin win Susan Dubow Service Award

Deborah Beylus, President of the Florida Academy of Professional Mediators presented the Susan Dubow Service Award to Bob and Allen Levin at the 2019 Dispute Resolution Conference in Orlando, FL.

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Deborah Beylus presents at the DRC 2019

Deborah Beylus, President of the Florida Academy of Professional Mediators, presented at this year’s Dispute Resolution Conference in Orlando, August 15-17.

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1) Congratulations to Deborah Beylus on her appointment to President


2) Our LinkedIn Group – to join go to https://www.linkedin.com/groups/2462446/


3) Our Facebook Group - https://www.facebook.com/FloridaAcademyofProfessionalMediators/

FAPM OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS

The Florida Academy of Professional Mediators, Inc. is a professional association organized to facilitate the exchange of knowledge, information and ideas between professionals in the field of mediation and alternative dispute resolution, and to promote the process of mediation as an effective and efficient tool for dispute resolution.

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The purposes for which the corporation is organized are to:

Facilitate the exchange of knowledge, information and ideas between professionals in the field of mediation.

Provide training in mediation techniques and in areas of expertise relevant to the profession.

Promote the process of mediation as an effective and efficient tool for the resolution of disputes.

Provide input and assistance to state bodies and agencies regulating the mediation profession and process.

Engage in any and all activities directly or indirectly related to the foregoing as shall be allowed under the laws of the State of Florida.

I Mediation The purposes for FAPM:
  • Facilitate the exchange of knowledge, information and ideas between professionals in the field of mediation.
  • Provide training in mediation techniques and in areas of expertise relevant to the profession.
  • Promote the process of mediation as an effective and efficient tool for the resolution of disputes.
  • Provide input and assistance to state bodies and agencies regulating the mediation profession and process.
  • Engage in any and all activities directly or indirectly related to the foregoing as shall be allowed under the laws of the State of Florida.
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