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Home Administration Court Services Office of Dispute Resolution Opportunities with ODR
Home Administration Court Services Office of Dispute Resolution Opportunities with ODR
Opportunities with ODR

SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT: 

The Office of Dispute Resolution (“ODR”) is accepting applications for the 4th

Judicial District.   To apply, please fill out this applicationThe deadline to submit an application

is July 21, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.  Should you have questions, please email:

Veronica Chacon at  odrmediations@judicial.state.co.us

or Sharon Sturges at sharon.sturges@judicial.state.co.us

Other that this special annoucement, applications are only accepted during the open application period

that takes place every three years during the month of March.  The application period for

the FY17-FY19 contract period (July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2019) is closed. 

Should needs arise during the three year contract period in any

Judicial District, ODR will announce a special supplemental application period.

ODR selects its contract mediators through a process of screening applications,

and in-person interviews. 

The interviews include questions designed to evaluate the applicant’s knowledge

of mediation and mediation role-plays in which applicants demonstrate their

mediation skills. 

Applicants must meet certain minimum qualifications, including 40 hours of mediation

training, experience as a lead mediator in a minimum of 20 cases, mediation

of and substantive knowledge in the subject area in which they are seeking

to provide services.

For more information about mediator qualifications please click here:

https://www.courts.state.co.us/userfiles/File/Administration/Executive/ODR/PP2011/ODR_PP_Part_II_B_Selection_Criteria.pdf

For more information about mediator qualifications please click here:

https://www.courts.state.co.us/Administration/Custom.cfm?Unit=odr&Page_ID=370

Mediators and other ADR professionals are independent contractors for the

Office of Dispute Resolution and not judicial employees.

All available positions will be advertised on the Colorado Judicial Department’s main

website under Careers.

Information for Mediators and ADR Professionals Interested in Contracting with ODR
ODR Mediator Selection Process  
Qualifications for Parenting Coordinators and Decision Makers

Internships:
Law Student/ADR Student Internships: ODR has occasional internships for students to assist with administrative issues. All student internship opportunities will be posted on this webpage as the internships become available.

Mediator/ADR Professional Internships: ODR internships are only available for ADR contractors as identified through the ODR Mediator Selection Process.


 

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