NJ Association of Professional Mediators Mission

We are an association of professionals engaged in and dedicated to the practice of dispute resolution through mediation. Our mission is to:

  • Foster public awareness of mediation as the preferred method of dispute resolution
  • Provide information to the public about mediators that meet our standards for accreditation
  • Protect the public through standards of conduct for our mediators
  • Act as a training, educational and collegial resource for mediators in New Jersey.

Are you in a dispute, lawsuit or a divorce? 

Are you interested in a career in mediation?


NJAPM Reduced Fee Divorce Mediation

Divorce mediation by a trained apprentice under the supervision of a highly experienced Accredited Professional Mediator.  The cost is $150 per hour.  

NJAPM's Video on Divorce and Mediation

Getting divorced or thinking about it?  Find out more about divorce in New Jersey and divorce mediation.

Fall 2017 Civil Mediation (40-Hour) Basic Training Course

Enhance your practice or career – become a court-qualified and/or private practice civil mediator.  This course meets the new 40-Hour court requirement.

Tentative Fall 2017 dates: October 1, 2, 15, 16 and 22

2017 NJAPM Night at the Ballgame

It’s that time of year again for a fun night of baseball, barbecue and socializing.   

April 2017 General Meeting

Join us for our April General Meeting!

Fundamentals of Mediation - June 2017

Join us for Fundamentals of Mediation on June 6, 2017!

May 5: 6-Hour Supplemental Civil Mediation Training

Seeking admission to the New Jersey Superior Court’s civil mediation rosters but you received your training more than five years ago or received your 40-hours of basic training out of the state of New Jersey?  Are you a member of the court’s Family Mediation Roster and want to join the court’s Civil Mediation Roster?

May 25: 6-Hour Supplement to 40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training

Pre-requisite: completion of a 40-hour divorce mediation class.

Spring 2017 40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training

April 22, 23 and 29, May 6 and 13, 2017.

Foreclosure Mediation Section

Mediation is playing a growing role in helping homeowners and lenders affected by the recent crisis.  Below are some resources concerning foreclosure mediation in NJ:

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