Advanced Attorney-Mediator Training, CLE Seminar and Annual Meeting
Advancing the Art of Mediation
Join us on April 7 and April 8, 2017 in Santa Fe, New Mexico! Join us for fun in this beautiful, enchanting town with its own unique setting. We will learn new mediator skills in our two partial day Advanced Attorney-Mediator Training and CLE Seminar.
Please note that $125.00 of the non-member registration fee (the difference between member and non-member registration fees) can be applied to AAM’s $250.00 annual membership dues if you decide to join within one year of the training. Membership includes a group mediator/arbitrator professional liability insurance policy.
The training begins on Friday, April 7, 2017 at 11:45 am and ends on Saturday, April 8, 2017 at 12:15 pm. We will complete the seminar with the highly requested marketing segment from 12:15-1:15 pm, following adjournment of the AAM training.
The La Fonda Hotel has had a face lift since our visit ten years ago - with plenty of space for fun and learning. Our hotel reservations have been put into place to begin 3 days before and extend 3 days after the event for everyone to enjoy all that Santa Fe has to offer!
Our group's room rate is $149, plus tax. The reservation phone number for the La Fonda is (800) 523-5002, #1. The room block releases on March 6, 2017, so please make your reservation as soon as possible.
Please let Brenda know if you need assistance with room reservations.
Friday evening we will enjoy cocktails and dinner together in the beautiful La Terraza Room, featuring glass all around to enjoy the lovely sunset over Santa Fe. Spouses/companions may pay to attend the cocktail reception and the dinner - see the information on the registration form.
After dinner, Friday evening, there are many options for time with friends.
Long time AAM Member, Stefanie Beninato, PhD, will host a walking tour at 8:00 pm,
The Dark Side of Santa Fe: Ghosts and Mysteries -
Come with the ghost tour guide for Travel Channel who has lived in two haunted houses in Santa Fe. Even if you are a non-believer, you will have fun learning about the unseen inhabitants in the oldest capital city in the U.S. This 105 minute walking tour includes stories about the ever-present personalities behind the walls of both public and private buildings in Santa Fe. See the most haunted places in Santa Fe where you are most likely to see haunted spirits. Stefanie is dedicated to providing entertaining, informative, and accurate tours. http://www.swguides.com/
The La Fonda La Fiesta Lounge offers music and dancing for those that want to stay in for the evening.
A nice stroll around the Plaza before retiring for the night is another great idea. Dress warmly for the weather in early April!
Saturday afternoon, we will again have a marketing segment just after the training conference ends - from 12:15 to 1:15. This session is optional and no CLE credit will be offered. Presenter for the marketing segment to be announced. A light snack will be served to attendees.
Following our Saturday of learning, AAM member tour expert, Stefanie Beninato, PhD, has created a special tour "just for us" and a very reasonable member price, available on the registration form, The City Different: A Walking Tour of Santa Fe - Try this fun and informative walk with a local professional historian, who has given tours to all kinds of groups ranging from school children to lawyers, and visitors from the Smithsonian. Learn about the fascinating history, art and architecture of the downtown. Find out about day-trips, affordable and non-affordable restaurants, things to see and do as well as insider tips. http://www.swguides.com/
We hope you will join us! As others have reported after their first AAM seminar, these AAM conferences are not to be missed! You will take away new tips and information, and many new mediator colleagues! And they are so much fun!We will apply for MCLE credit in Alabama, Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana,
Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, and Texas. CME credits will be applied for in many states as well. MCLE approvals will be published as they are received.
AAM will be pleased to facilitate obtaining MCLE credit in other states. Please contact us as soon as possible (1-800-280-1368 or firstname.lastname@example.org) if you would like our assistance in this regard.
Early Registration ends on March 28, 2017. Each registration type will increase $50 at that time.
NO REFUND FOR CANCELLATIONS AFTER MARCH 28 , 2017