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Upcoming Training Courses

April 11, 2024

Beyond the Courthouse: Mediation's Potential in Unusual Venues
With Gene Roberts, Adam McGough, and Caroline Stauffer
American Bar Association
ABA Dispute Resolution Section Annual Spring Conference
San Diego, California

Mediation 2024: Strategies for Riding the Waves With Parties in Today’s Shifting “Current"
With Harshitha Ram and Terri Breer
American Bar Association
ABA Dispute Resolution Section Annual Spring Conference
San Diego, California

June 11, 2024

Impasse is a Fallacy
Associated General Contractor
Legal Advisory Committee
(Virtual via TEAMS)
Los Angeles, California

 

     
Big News!  
AMEC's Counsel of the Year
Lee Jay Berman being selected as the Association of Media and Entertainment Counsel (AMEC) Counsel of the Year. Mr. Berman will be the recipient of Excellence in ADR award.
Chambers Top Ranked in USA 2023
Lee Jay Berman recognized by Chambers and Partners as 2023 Top Ranked USA Mediators, Band 1.
How Mediation Firm JAMS Became the Dominant Player in the LA Market
Article written by Neal Koch from the Los Angeles Business Journal featuring Lee Jay Berman.
NADN Doug Noll honored with NADN "Distinguished Neutral of the Year" Award
The National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals (NADN) presented their annual Distinguished Neutral of the Year Award to AIM Institute Faculty Member Doug Noll, in recognition of excellence in the practice of mediation and ADR training!
Lee Jay Berman honored with 2017's NADN "Distinguished Neutral of the Year" Award
The National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals (NADN) presented their annual Distinguished Neutral of the Year Award to AIM Institute Faculty Member Lee Jay Berman, in recognition of excellence in the practice of mediation and ADR training!

 

 
Videos/Podcasts  

 

Lee Jay Berman & Mari Frank discuss mediation & conflict resolution techniques
Lee Jay Berman and Mari Frank discuss mediation and conflict resolution techniques.

Harnessing the Magic of Mediation
Lee Jay Berman's opening keynote from the the Southern California Mediation Association Conference.

The Mediation PodCAST interviews Lee Jay Berman
Listen in as The Mediation PodCAST host, Shelley-Anne Salisbury, chats with Lee Jay Berman and discuss, dissect, and analyze one of his many mediation cases taking a step by step look at how he used his highly acclaimed mediation skills to help the four members of a well known and highly successful rock band resolve some deep conflicts.

Lee Jay Berman on Masters of Dispute Resolution podcast
Listen in as Len Levy, Esq. interviews Lee Jay Berman on "How to Transition to People’s Interests When the Discussion is About Money".

Dealing Effectively with Anger: Yours & Theirs
Lee Jay Berman, founder and President of the AIM Institute, talks about "Dealing Effectively with Anger: Yours & Theirs" via Zoom training video for the SHSU Student Legal & Mediation Services.

Workplace Conflict Resolution discussion
Listen in as Lee Jay Berman and Mari Frank discuss workplace conflict resolutions.

Lee Jay Berman. Resolving Conflict - Mediator's Talk
#BHBATV INTERVIEWS - Mediator's Talk Podcast: Lee Jay Berman ( Commercial Mediator, Trainer and Author , The Mediation Offices of Lee Jay Berman) is interviewed by Carina Rosanna Tăutu (Mediator, Dispute Resolution Professional, EQ for High IQ). 

The Live Drop Episode 20: Lee Jay Berman
Mark Valley of The Live Drop Podcast interviews Lee Jay Berman as they discuss how conflict resolution skills can be used for good or evil.
KCRW Press Play: When it Comes to Politics, is Conflict Resolution Possible?"
Madeleine Brand of KCRW's Press Play Segment interviews Lee Jay Berman, as they discuss effective conflict resolution in the face of the LAUSD Teachers' Strike and the Federal Government Shutdown.
Hollywood Mediator Lee Jay Berman
Jesse Mulligan of Radio New Zealand interviews Lee Jay Berman, to talk about keeping the band together, and the professional lives of high-powered celebrities, rife with jealousy, conflict and planet-sized egos.
Mediation Best Practice 
Denise Johnson from the Claims Journal Magazine interviews, Lee Jay Berman, who provided best practices for mediation success, explained the importance of making the other side feel comfortable, and offered tips on the art of persuasion.
Tips for a Successful Mediation
Denise Johnson from the Claims Journal Magazine interviews, Lee Jay Berman, explains how pacing and varying agendas can affect mediations and how adjusters can best prepare for a successful mediation.
Making Your Mediator Work Harder for You
Denise Johnson from the Claims Journal Magazine interviews Lee Jay Berman on the "4 Ways to Make Your Mediator Work Harder For You."
Impasse is a Fallacy
Association for Conflict Resolution Blog Talk Radio show interviews Lee Jay Berman about his "call to action" as he breaks down the assumptions about impasse regardless of the nature of dispute or the high conflict of the parties.
How to Avoid Disaster out of a Disaster
Pattie Porter from the Texas Conflict Coach show interviews Mel Rubin about the power of the individual consumer when confronted with local and regional disasters that directly affect themselves and their
families
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Blinder than a Bat - What Organizations and Leaders need to do to remove Their Conflict Blind Spots 
Pattie Porter from the Texas Conflict Coach show interviews Ken Cloke about his personal journey into 
conflict resolution and peace-making and what keeps him here is this field.
Restorative Justice with Doug Noll
Pattie Porter from the Texas Conflict Coach show interviews Doug Noll about how restorative justice is different from criminal justice, how it can help victims and their families, and more.
Mediation Matters
Read and watch as mediator Steve Mehta interviews AIM Founder, Lee Jay Berman, about mediators' training.

 

 

  What the mediation and negotiation blogsphere is saying about

the AIM Institute...

 
The Superstar of Mediation:  Lee Jay Berman and His High-Profile Cases
Lee Jay Berman goes into depth about mediation as he talks with LawTalk, the publication of the New Zealand
Law Society.
What Star Hollywood Mediator Lee Jay Berman Can Tell Lawyers About the Power of Mediation and Acheiving the One Thing Every Lawyer Wants
Lee Jay Berman talks with LawFuel New Zealand about how lawyers can use mediation effectively for the one 
thing evey lawyer wants - a happy client.
US Mediation Leader Supports NZ Distaster Mediation Centre
John Bowie from LawFuel New Zealand interviews Lee Jay Berman about the ability to deal with issues in the weeks following a disaster.
Mediator's Midwest conference attracts top names
Dave Stafford writes in The Indiana Lawyer about the upcoming 2nd annual Midwest Mediation Conference in Indianapolis, IN.
Making Mediators: As the Field Grows, So Does the Need for Negotiation Skills 
Richard Acello writes in the ABA Journal about the skills professional mediators need as the athe profession grows.
Lawsuits Don't Have to be So Painful
Investigative Reporter and Author, Diane Dimond, writes about a new strategy to think about legal representation.
Legal vs. Mediation Narratives and Why They Matter
Mediator and Blogger Victoria Pynchon teaches legal process in the context of mediation litigated cases at the AIM Institute.
Mediator Blah...Blah
Mediator Geoff Sharp features articles on the topic of mediation, conflict resolution, peacemaking and more written by AIM Institute faculty.
The Rise and Rise of AIM
Geoff Sharp writes about the launching of the American Institute of Mediation: its faculty, purpose, program/courses, and more.
The American Institute of Mediation
Geoff Sharp introduces the launching of The American Institute of Mediation. Click to view AIM's website and join AIM's Facebook Group page.
Come on Down, Mr. Lee Jay Berman
Geoff Sharp writes about one of AIM's Faculty member, Lee Jay Berman, on the innovative,dynamic thinking of mutual partiality.
 
   
   

 



 
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