Skip to main content
Home Administration Court Services Office of Dispute Resolution Dispute Resolution Library
Home Administration Court Services Office of Dispute Resolution Dispute Resolution Library
Dispute Resolution Library
 The Office of Dispute Resolution does not endorse or promote any outside organization, agency, or resource provided on this page.


Statutes, Chief Justice Directives & Rules

Colorado Dispute Resolution Act, C.R.S. 13-22-301 et seq
House Joint Resolution 97-1020
Parenting Education Statute, C.R.S. 14-10-123.7
Parenting Coordinator Statute, C.R.S. 14-10-128.1
Appointment of Decision Maker Statute, C.R.S. 14-10-128.3
Colorado Rules of Professional Conduct for Lawyers, Rule 2.1
Decision Maker CJD 08-01

ODR Information and Judicial Website Links

ODR Advisory Committee

Website Links:
Court Forms
Court Self Help Website
Court Locations/Information
Family Court Facilitators


Mediation in Colorado Courts Brochure - English/Spanish 
Settlement Choices Brochure
Post Decree Brochure 

Colorado Research
Mediating Parenting Time and Responsibilities Tenth Judicial District
Research in Dependency Mediation in Colorado's Fourth Judicial
Articles of Interest

Court Connected ADR 
ADR in Colorado: A Vision for Restoring Community
The Multi-door Courthouse: How It’s Working
Statewide Initiatives to Encourage Alternative Dispute Resolution and Enhance Collaborative Approaches to Resolve Family Issues
ADR in the Courts: Progress, Problems, and Possibilities
History of ADR in Colorado


Judicial ADR Forms

ADR Forms:
JDF 1118 ADR/Mediation ORDER (Domestic) 
JDF 607 ADR/Mediation ORDER (Civil)  
JDF 1337 Certificate of Mediation/ADR COMPLIANCE
JDF 608 Motion Re: Exemption from Mediation/ADR Order (Civil and Domestic)
JDF 609 Order Re: Exemption from Mediation/ADR Order (Civil and Domestic)

Fee Reduction Application:
Reduced Fees Application Form JDF211
ODR Fee Reduction Application Instructions
Colorado law requires recipients of state services provide proof of legal status.

ODR Fee Schedule 

Other Available Resources/Information

The Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC)-Resource Center 
Colorado Chapter of the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts Member Directory
American Bar Association (ABA) Section on Dispute Resolution (SODR) 
ABA Standards of Practice for Family Mediators
Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR) Resource Center
Boulder Interdisciplinary Committee
Colorado Bar Association
Mediation Association of Colorado (MAC)
Colorado Legal Aid
Colorado Model Standards of Conduct for Mediators
Maryland Program (MACRO)
Metro Denver Interdisciplinary Committee
Parenting Coordinator Guidelines
Resolution Systems Institute (RSI)-Court ADR Resource Center


important announcement Transparency Online   •   Contact Us   •   Interpreters   •   FAQ   •   Photos   •   Holidays Menu Important Announcement Home Search Courts Probation Jury Self Help ⁄ Forms Careers Media Administration Contact us Interpreters FAQ Photo Gallery Holiday Schedule