Michael Tsur is the founder and director of the first center for mediation and conflict resolution in Israel. He was also a partner in the establishment of the National Center for Conflict Resolution and Mediation in the Ministry of Justice. Michael is one of the founders and the chairman of the Israeli association of Mediators. He is regarded as an expert in the areas of negotiation, conflict management, mediation and conflict resolution, interpersonal communication, family and divorce, commercial and business law. He has mediated hundreds of cases and has initiated many mediation related conferences. He teaches mediation and Conflict Resolution in various faculties in Israel.