Raise Your Mediation IQ:

Know When to Ask an Expert

Saturday, September 9, 2017
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

At the Beautiful and Historic

Locust Hill Country Club
Pittsford, NY 14534 

Featuring Sessions on the Challenging Topics You Want Covered:

Pensions & QDROs: Always More to Learn

Vincent Ferrero, Esq. (CLEs given)

Panel: Getting to the Bottom of Clients' Incomes

Ben Dobrynski (CPA), Mark Bezinque, Esq., Renee LaPoint (Mediator) 
(CLEs given)
All Things Insurance: What's New in Life, Disability and Longterm Health Insurance

Cathy Benjamin and Jane Ahrens

How’s Your Agreement? 
Elements of a Durable Agreement 

Julie Mersereau, Esq. (CLEs given)

 Event Pricing*

Early Bird Pricing (From August 1-31): $105 NYSCDM Members; $125 Non-members
Regular Pricing (From September 1-7): $115 NYSCDM Members; $135 Non-members

* Includes all sessions, materials, hot/cold breakfast, lunch, all-day refreshments, free parking

Places to Stay

Although there is no official hotel for this event, there are a number of nice options for overnight accommodations in the Rochester area. You might consider:

Doubletree Rochester

Radisson Rochester Airport

Del Monte Lodge Renaissance

Please visit the hotel websites or contact the hotels directly for information about shuttle services, other transportation options, directions and more.

Things to Do

Come for the Upstate Symposium and stay an extra day or two to enjoy beautiful and historic Rochester including:

George Eastman Museum

Rochester Museum and Science Center

Memorial Art Gallery

Susan B. Anthony House

Erie Canal

Genesee Brewery

Strong Museum of Play

Visit Rochester NY


If you have questions about the symposium content, please contact the co-chairs:

Renee LaPoint and Trish Blake-Jones

For technical questions about your registration, please contact NYSCDM Executive Director:

Patty Murray