Professional Details

Thomas E Engel
Associate Mediator

TEE Mediation

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2454 West Bryn Mawr Ave
Chicago, IL 60659

Description of Practice

When we get in a mess, the first thing that our trouble is telling us is that we're human. All of us have difficulties at times. You've tried to find answers, but nothing seems to be working. That happens as life can pile up hard times. But for every bad circumstance, help is available, especially a kind of help that believes that there is a solution to very problem. You desire to move on with your life. We don't like to stay stuck in our problems. The good news is that there are lasting solutions to every situation that is causing us trouble. Families need help to stay together or to have a peaceful split. Families need guidance through a very emotional time. Dr. Thomas E Engel knows what families need to make it through conflict to solutions and lasting agreements. With a Bachelor of Arts in English, a Master of Divinity, a Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Counseling, a certification in mediation, he is an expert in communication. and an empathetic counselor. Dr. Engel’s experience as a minister of over twenty years gives him an intuition that goes deep into problems and guides his clients to real answers. Services are in Chicago and all suburbs, Milwaukee, all of Indiana, and Louisville Spanish interpreter services avaiable

Professional Background

Dr. Thomas E. Engel has been an educator for over thirty years. He has taught music, Language Arts in Middle School, and college writing. At Valparasio University, he was the debate coach. For over twenty years while teaching, he has been an urban missionary and is currently serving as senior pastor at St Paul Church and School in the Austin Neighborhood of Chicago.


With over twenty years in ministry, Dr Engel has had mediated over 500 cases with a 90 percent settlement rate. His experience is mostly in family disputes. Most recently, TEE Mediation has expanded to employee/employer disputes and has had a high resolution rate.


Dr Thomas E Engel holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Middle Tennessee State University in English, a Master of Divinity Degree from Concordia Seminary, and a Doctor of Ministry in Pastoral Counseling from Agape Seminary.


Dates    Trainer(s)    Title   
1/20/2016    Andy Miller    40 hours


Dr Engel uses a skills based approach with a great sense of empathy in resolving conflicts. With polished listening skills, he is able to listen and respond that keeps communication moving to results that are satisfactory to both parties.


75 for 2 Hours 125 for 3 hours 300 for half day 500 for full day

Areas of Practice

  • Adult Family (20 mediated)
  • Community (65 mediated)
  • Congregational (100 mediated)
  • Cross Cultural (20 mediated)
  • Divorce (all issues) (122 mediated)
  • Divorce (parenting) (131 mediated)
  • Education (23 mediated)
  • Employment (35 mediated)
  • Faith Based (526 mediated)
  • Family (225 mediated)
  • General (336 mediated)
  • Marital Mediation (225 mediated)
  • Parent-Teen (122 mediated)

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Counselor
  • Ombud
  • Conflict Coach


This dispute resolution professional keeps liability insurance.