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Dispute Resolution Program

Professional Skills Program

Close up photo of hands holding a black briefcase. A drk blue suit and tie with a white shirt is the background.The Dispute Resolution Program at VLS offers courses and workshops designed for professionals interested in gaining new skills or deepening their understanding of dispute resolution practicees. Participants explore dispute resolution in a dynamic, experiential learning environment focused on timely, real-world issues.

The VLS Summer Session presents a robust slate of courses in a variety of formats, including weekend intensives in mediation and negotiation. Academic and CLE credit are available.

In October, VLS and Pepperdine University's Straus Center for Dispute Resolution co-host the 6th Annual Professional Skills Program in Woodstock, Vermont. Professionals from across the country and around the world attend workshops taught by leaders in the field of dispute resolution. Look here for updates!

Sixth Annual Dispute Resolution Conference

Come to Vermont for the Sixth Annual East Coast Professional Skills Program where national leaders in dispute resolution join participants from around the world in an intensive three-day conference.