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Welcome to the International Academy of Mediators

This website is the Internet hub of the most successful and highly trained professional mediators in the world. The IAM is an invitation only organization that adheres to the highest practice and ethical qualifications. IAM is highly respected for its education programs, which include internationally acclaimed speakers and cutting edge mediation techniques.

Upcoming Events & News

April 27-29, 2017

2017 Spring Conference Memphis, Tennessee

IAM’s Tennessee members invite you to Memphis, Home of the Blues and Birthplace of Rock and Roll, for a few days of springtime soul searching. We welcome our colleagues to share and learn from each other.




February 2017

Top 50 Women Lawyers in Southern California!

Congratulations! Our very own Denise Madigan was named one of the Top 50 Women Lawyers in Southern California! Believe it or not, there are over 50,000 women lawyers in Southern California. It is indeed a great honor for Denise to be named as one of the Top 50.

 




 

May 11, 2017

Winkler/IAM 4th Annual Conference

Mediation Advocacy in the Age of Diversity-Advanced Tools & Techniques for Lawyers and Mediators. This year's program was so popular that we're getting word out early for next year's conference.




January 2017

Justice Frank Evans Award

Eric Galton received the Justice Frank Evans Award from the Texas State Bar ADR Section in recognition of his excellence and life long contributions to the field of ADR. It was presented with Frank in attendance - Eric’s mentor at the annual State Bar meeting in Austin. It is the highest Award given and long overdue.




Latest IAM Blog

Mediation Kindness in 2017?

By: John Sturrock, IAM Distinguished Fellow

Email: John.Sturrock@core-solutions.com

I often draw strength from meeting ordinary people doing extraordinary things . . . their lives frequently embody a truth expressed by Mother Teresa, . . . [who] once said: “Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.”





Mediation Kindness in 2017?

By: John Sturrock, IAM Distinguished Fellow

I often draw strength from meeting ordinary people doing extraordinary things . . . their lives frequently embody a truth expressed by Mother Teresa, . . . [who] once said: “Not all of us can do great things. But we can do small things with great love.”





EVENTS


2017 Spring Conference
April 27-29, 2017
Memphis, Tennessee








UPCOMING CONFERENCES

2017 Fall Conference
November 1-4, 2017
Austin, Texas



2018 Spring Conference

May 10-12, 2018
Edinburgh, Scotland


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