founder, Mark Stein has been a practicing mediator for
nearly twenty years. He has mediated hundreds of
divorce and custody cases since 1987. His training is
certified by the Academy of Family Mediators.
Through his fifteen-year
career as a mediator of divorce cases, Stein generated an
exhaustive list of the possible issues to be considered by
divorcing couples and a host of options that have been
unearthed by the hundreds of couples that have graced his
web now makes it possible to offer this self-guided system
of forms and documents to allow divorcing couples to
complete the process of making the necessary child-related
and financial decisions in an efficient, confidential and
is the co-author of the book and audio-cassette, Resolving
Conflict Once and For All,
Harmony House, 1997
graduate of Vanderbilt University, Mr. Stein has been
featured as a mediator on the “Oprah
has testified before the President’s Commission on the
Future of Worker/Management Relations.
President of Mediation
First, a comprehensive
mediation firm, Stein has mediated over two thousand cases
including commercial and personal injury cases, personnel
matters and divorce and custody cases.
As a consultant
for the U.S. Departments of Justice and Education, he has
facilitated the creation of mediation programs in fourteen
U.S states, including three statewide programs. Stein has
also served as a consultant for programs in Dublin, Ireland
and the Cayman Islands.