Training & Seminars > Previous Training Events


Associates in Dispute Resolution, 3rd Annual Spring Family Law Seminar, Advocating in the Best Interests of the Child, Thursday, May 4, 2023, Topeka, Kansas.
Associates in Dispute Resolution 16th Annual Fall Seminar, Exploring the Boundaries of Dispute Resolution:  Arbitration, Mediation  Collaborative Law, Friday, November 4, 2022, Topeka, Kansas.
Associates in Dispute Resolution 2nd Annual Spring Family Law Seminar, Family Law Arbitration with a focus on The Uniform Family Law Arbitration Act, April 29, 2022. 
Associates in Dispute Resolution 15th Annual Fall Seminar, Taking a Deep Dive into Dispute Resolution, November 5, 2021.
Washburn University School of Law, Empowering Children in Mediation, Topeka, Kansas, January 4, 2012.  Presented: Alternative Dispute Resolution and Child Advocacy. 
Kansas Bar Association, Focus on Solo and Small Firm CLE,McPherson, Kansas, January 13, 2012, Ethical Advocacy in Mediation (Ethics & Professionalism)Panelists included Kathy Perkins, Larry Rute and Arthur Thompson.
Memphis University School of Law, Civil Mediation Best Practices, Memphis, Tennessee, January 27, 2012.  Panelists included: Karen Hobbs, Mike Young, Jim Readey, Paul Iacono and Richard DeWitt.
Associates in Dispute Resolution, Topeka, Kansas, Advanced Strategies for Successful Mediation, September 28, 2012. Presented: Mediation When Money Matters:  Techniques for Successful Monetary Settlement 
Kansas Bar Association, 2012 KBA Alternative Dispute Resolution CLE, Topeka, Kansas, November 16, 2012. Presented: Mediating the Multi-Party Fair Labor Standards Act Case. Panelists included: Michael A. Hodgson, Heather M. Lake and Larry Rute.
University of Missouri Kansas City School of Law, Kansas City, Missouri, November 27, 2012. Presented: Techniques for Mediating the Successful Employment Discriminiation Settlement.
Washburn University School of Law, Empowering Children in Mediation, Topeka, Kansas, January 6, 2011. Presented: Alternative Dispute Resolution and Child Advocacy. 
University of Kansas School of Law, Mediation--The Bascis:  An Employment Law Perspective, Lawrence, Kansas, March 4, 2011.
National Association of Credit Management Training, Kansas City, Missouri, March 9, 2011. Presented: Commercial Mediation:  The Bascis.
University of Missouri, Kansas City, March 30, 2011, Civil Mediation Training (Coaching). 
ABA Section of Dispute Resolution 13th Annual Spring Conference, Denver, Colorado, April 13-16, 2011. Presented: It's all his Fault!  Mediating Employment Disputes (Panel). Panelists: Kathy Perkins, Susan Hammer and Larry Rute.
KCMBA 2011 Employment Law Update, Kansas City, Missouri, May 25, 2011. Presented: Successful Settlements that Last:  How Mediation Best Practices Techniques Can Improve your Settlement Strategy
The Inn of Court, Belfast, Northern Ireland, ADR in Family Law--An American PerspectiveBelfast, Northern Ireland, September 7, 2011.
Associates in Dispute Resolution LLC, Annual Conference, Topeka, Kansas, September 30, 2011. Presented Techniques for Successfully Mediating the Multi-Party Case.
National Association of Credit Management, Commercial Mediation & Arbitration--The Basics, Branson, Missouri, October 21, 2011.
Office of Judicial Administration Regional Judge’s Training, The Basics of Judicial Settlement Conferences, Manhattan, Kansas, November 9, 2011.
Kansas Bar Association Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, Annual Presentation, Negotiation & Mediation Ethics with, Lenexa, Kansas, November 18, 2011. Panelists included Kathy Perkins, Art Thompson & Larry Rute.
Johnson County Community College, Proactive Risk Management Through Early Dispute Resolution, Overland Park, Kansas, November 30, 2011. Panelists included Tamra Wilson-Setser and Larry Rute.


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