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6-Hour Supplement to 40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training Approved by the AOC for the 1:40 Family Economic Roster Via Zoon

May 19 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Free – $355

NJAPM 6-Hour Supplement to 40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training via Zoom

Approved by the AOC for the 1:40 Family Economic Roster

Spring 2020: Tuesday, May 19, 2020

Class is from 9:30 AM to 4:00 PM Registration Fee Include All Class Materials (break at 12:30 to 1 PM for Lunch and two additional short breaks)

Applicants to the roster who have been 1. Trained in a 40-hour out-of-state mediation training or 2. Took the 40-hour New Jersey mediation training more than five years prior to applying to the roster, must further attend a six-hour supplemental course approved by the Administrative Office of the Courts. The courses shall include training in facilitative methods, case management techniques, procedural requirements for an enforceable mediated settlement, NJ Rules and mediator ethics, Guidelines for Mediator Compensation, the Uniform Mediation Act and mediation case law.

This class also serves as a refresher for anyone who has taken basic divorce mediation training, whether or not you want to be on the roster. We will share information on updates to family law and have great conversations. The only prerequisite for this class is that you should have taken a basic divorce mediation training class. We will consider exceptions, upon request.

The class meets the AOC's 4 hour annual CE requirement for those already on the roster, and also provides continuing legal education credits.


  • Multi-disciplinary faculty; two members serve on the New Jersey’s divorce mediation roster for 1:40 cases.
  • A faculty member who is also listed with the AOC as 1:40 divorce roster mentor.
  • Small classes: Classes are limited to a maximum of 24 students. You will be able to better participate in the extensive role plays and receive individualized attention from the faculty.
  • Lecture: Learn from prominent mediators and other experts.
  •  Faculty demonstration: Learn by watching experienced mediators.
  • Student role plays: Learn by doing.
  • Step-by-step approach to conducting a 1:40 divorce mediation will help you feel more confident mediating.
  • Digital and printed useful forms and training materials.


Key Elements of Training

  • How to qualify for the court roster.
  • Procedural requirement for the program including domestic violence restrictions.
  • Compensation rules.
  • Review of economic aspects of New Jersey family law including child support, alimony, and equitable distribution.
  • Ethics, case law and the Uniform Mediation Act.
  • Mediation styles and role plays.
  • Meets 6-Hour course requirement for the AOC for their supplementary requirement.
  • CLEs: The course qualifies for 7.2 NJ CLE credits including 1 ethics credit and 6.0 NJAPM Credits.

Why Take Training From NJAPM?

  • NJAPM is the largest mediation association with approximately 400 members.
  • Our mission is to act as a training and educational resource for mediators.
  • NJAPM is dedicated solely to mediation.

Registration Information

• Registration is $355.
• Registration for $305 for attendees who previously took their 40-hour divorce mediation training with NJAPM.
• Registration includes training materials.
• Full payment is required before the class starts.
• Class is limited to 24 participants.
• Pay by credit card online or complete the RSVP form below and pay by check.
• NJAPM reserves the right to cancel the training and return all fees.
• Any cancellation by a student received within five days of the course start date will be subject to a 25% cancellation fee.

  • Refunds will not be issued after the program has started.

The course is offered via Zoom; only those registering and paying in advance may attend.  

About the Faculty (The faculty is subject to change)

Carl Cangelosi, JD: Past president of NJAPM and founder of New Jersey Mediation Group; former attorney and CEO; founder of NJAPM’s 40-hour divorce mediation class.

Anju D. Jessani, MBA, APM: Past president of NJAPM; Wharton MBA with extensive experience mediating in private practice and for the courts; mediator/mentor for NJ Family roster. www.dwdmediation.org

Vincent P. Celli, Esq., APM: With Celli Schlossberg DeMeo & Gusti. Active on Early Settlement Panels and rosters. Fellow of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. www.csdglaw.com


May 19
9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Free – $355


NJ United States


Anju D. Jessani
(201) 217-1090



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Spring 2019 Divorce 6-Hour Supplement - for attendee who took their 40-Hour Divorce Mediation Class with an organization other than NJAPM
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