Find Mediators Near You:

State Association Banner Exchange! is proud to offer an exchange opportunity for non-profit state mediation associations.

The program is simple: will post your 560 x 88 px statewide banner in rotation on our site for every visitor from your state in exchange for your state association posting a banner on your association’s home page. We limit this exchange to one banner per state.

Below are a few examples of association exchanges. Please email us at [email protected] to further discuss a Statewide Banner for your state or regional association.

Additional information on Statewide Banners is here.


James (Jim) Melamed

Jim Melamed co-founded in 1996 along with John Helie and served as CEO of through June 2020 (25 years).  Jim is currently Board Chair and General Counsel for Resourceful Internet Solutions, Inc. (RIS), home to,, and other leading dispute resolution sites. During Jim's 25-year tenure,… MORE >

Featured Members

View all

Read these next


Negotiating Politics: Mediators and Neutrality

Let's be clear about one thing.  Mediators are not human Switzerlands. We have opinions, often strong ones, about issues like the rule of law in America, negotiated resolutions to intractable...

By Victoria Pynchon

Jack Cooley – A Paradox of Quiet Brilliance

John ("Jack") Cooley Information Chicago Tribune Article For me, the highlight of many conferences and meetings over the past years was a quiet dinner or drink with Jack Cooley, if...

By Robert Benjamin

Common Impediments to Settlement

Scenario 1: The plaintiff trips and falls in a recently constructed building and suffers a serious injury. Counsel for plaintiff sues the property owner. Simple enough. However, suddenly there is...

By Robert Tessier, Sean Judge