Attorneys as Relationally Wise Peacemakers and Conciliators

Enhancing Mediation, Legal Practice and Personal Life with Emotional Intelligence

Attorneys as Relationally Wise Peacemakers and Conciliators

Enhancing Mediation (and Life!) with Emotional Intelligence A Continuing Legal Education Presentation Hosted by the Christian Legal Society

Synopsis: This seminar will provide insights into: (1) when and how to facilitate legal mediation; (2) an introduction to faith-based mediation systems (Muslim, Jewish, Christian); (3) how to use legally enforceable conciliation clauses in contracts, trusts and wills to ensure that clients resolve disputes through mediation or arbitration rather than litigation; (4) and introduction to four respected mediation models; (5) fifteen roles that an attorney can play during a mediation process; (6) methods for improving and applying emotional intelligence to mediation, the practice of law, and personal and family life; (7) methods for applying emotional intelligence to build passport with clients and secure agreements that satisfy all parties; (8) how to assist clients in effective interest-based negotiations; (9) how law firms can provide staff-wide relational/peacemaking training that can improve their firms’ innovation, team work, productivity and profitability; and (10) how Christian attorneys can help their churches to establish "Peace Sower Teams" that provide their congregations with in-house training, coaching and conciliation services.

The course includes 20-page study guide and 3 hours of video training sessions.

Continuing Legal Education Credit

This training was presented for the Christian Legal Society chapter in Columbus, Ohio, in 2019 and was approved for three hours of continuing legal education credit. It has also been approved for CLE credit when taught live at Christian Legal Society conferences and for Christian law firms. If you would like to make an individual application for CLE credit to your state bar association, you may use any of the following information that you believe to be relevant.

  1. Features and Benefits Statement,” which provides an overview of RW360 training
  2. A copy of the detailed study guide that you download when starting the course.
  3. It can also be helpful to provide a link to articles showing the value of emotional intelligence for attorneys.

Your Instructor

Ken Sande
Ken Sande

Ken Sande is the founder of Peacemaker Ministries and RW360. Trained as an engineer, lawyer and mediator, Ken has conciliated hundreds of family, business, church and legal conflicts. He is the author of numerous articles and books, including The Peacemaker, which has sold over 500,000 copies in twenty languages. He teaches internationally on biblical peacemaking, Christian conciliation and relational wisdom, which is an enhanced form of emotional intelligence that helps people “get upstream of conflict” by improving their ability to read and manage emotions in themselves and others. These resources are being used to strengthen relationships, promote teamwork and reduce and resolve conflict in churches, families, businesses, schools and military bases around the world. Ken is a Certified Emotional Intelligence Instructor and a Certified Relational Wisdom Conciliator, Coach and Instructor. He has served as a church elder, an Editorial Advisor for Christianity Today, Certified Professional Engineer and as a member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee of the Montana Bar Association.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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