About the
News & EventsAlumni
& Giving
Make a Gift

News Release (Back to Menu)

The Role of Mediation and Arbitration in Resolving Family Law Disputes Focus of April 7 Program

March 17, 2011 – 

The Rutgers Conflict Resolution Law Journal and the Institute for Professional Education present “Untying the Matrimonial Knot With Finesse: The Place of ADR in Family Law” from 5 – 7 pm on April 7, 2011 at Rutgers School of Law–Newark.

Speakers are members of the bench and bar with extensive experience in family law and mediation. Topics will include:

  • assessing the potential for success through arbitration or mediation
  • factors in family law cases that are indicators of likely success
  • what makes an attorney most effective in family law arbitration or mediation
  • judicial perspective on arbitration and medication in family law cases
  • impact of Fawzy and Johnson decisions on the issue of custody

Pre-registration is required. The program is free for those not seeking Continuing Legal Education credit. There is a $50 fee for attorneys seeking CLE credit – 2.0 CLE credit hours (NJ, NY & PA).

What:  “Untying the Matrimonial Knot With Finesse: The Place of ADR in Family Law” sponsored by the Rutgers Conflict Resolution Law Journal and the Rutgers Institute for Professional Education 
Who:  Hon. Ronny Jo Siegal, Judge of the Superior Court, Passaic County Family Court
Hanan M. Isaacs, partner, Hanan M. Isaacs, P.C.
Mary Ann Stokes, partner, Cohn Lifland Pearlman Herrmann & Knopf LLP
Dale C. Krause, principal, Dale C. Krouse Law Office, and Adjunct Professor of Family Law, Rutgers School of Law–Newark, moderator
When:  5 – 7 pm, Thursday, April 7, 2011 
Where:  Baker Trial Courtroom, Rutgers School of Law–Newark