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.

Renew Your NJAPM Membership Now!

We are now accepting ON-LINE and mail-in renewals for the membership year beginning October 1,  2017.

Fall 2017 40-Hour Divorce Mediation Training

This class will be held over five weekend days in October 2017; you must be available to attend all five days:

  • Saturday. October 7
  • Sunday,   October 8
  • Saturday, October 14
  • Saturday, October 21
  • Saturday, October 28

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.

Fall 2017 dates: October 1, 2, 15, 16 and 22 -- Registration Now Open!

2017 NJAPM Night at the Ballgame

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

Fall 2017 6-Hour Supplemental Civil Mediation and 8-Hour Civil Mediation Gap 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?  Took a 32-hour Civil Mediation Training Course but need 40-hours to join the court roster?

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: