Philosophy

Horberg Mediation and Collaborative Process, LTD.

Right There With You

Whether mediating or representing a spouse in a Collaborative divorce, Debra believes people will make good decisions for themselves and their families when given the proper support, guidance, and information.

Horberg Mediation and Collaborative Process, LTD.

ABOUT DEBRA

Debra provides an individual mediation process to address the parties’ needs and concerns. Approachable and professional, Debra works with all parties to resolve conflict quickly and cost effectively to serve the parties’ goals.

As a Collaborative attorney Debra advocates for her client with the goal of reaching agreement in divorce. The client’s needs and concerns are the centerpiece of this team approach that often includes professionals with financial and child focused expertise.

About Debra

Mediation and Collaborative Training

  • Divorce and Custody Mediation Training, MTCI, Ann Arbor, MI
  • Post Decree and Guardianship Mediation Training, CCR, Chicago, IL
  • Basic Interdisciplinary Collaborative Training, C. Heenan, EdD, and R. Pollak, MA, JD
  • Mediation Skills Training, CCR, Chicago, IL

Experience

  • Horberg Mediation, Principal
  • University of Illinois Chicago School of Law (formerly John Marshall Law School), Adjunct Professor of Mediation and Mediation Advocacy, 2013-2015
  • Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Associate General Counsel

Education & Licensure

  • Loyola Law School, Los Angeles–Juris Doctor
  • Newcomb College, Tulane University–Bachelor of Arts
  • Licensed to Practice Law in Illinois and California

Memberships And Associations

  • Collaborative Law Institute of Illinois - Fellow
  • International Association of Collaborative Professionals