Professional Details

Belinda Allen
Certified
Practitioner MediatorPractitioner Mediator

B. Allen Mediation Services

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PO Box 3476
Cedar Hill, TX 75106
USA
214.317.1091

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Description of Practice

This Mediator is Certified
Our motto is "Come Let Us Reason Together". Family or business disputes can be physically, financially, and emotionally draining. One of the most important decisions you can make is choosing the least disruptive solution for your mediation needs. B. Allen Mediation Services has been in business for over 19 years. We assist families and companies with disputes by facilitating conflict resolutions. We serve as a liaison between disagreeing parties to bring about an amicable solution. Our services range from family disputes (i.e. divorce, child support, visitation, property, etc.) to wills, tenant rights, and much more. We look forward to coming together and reasoning with you.

Professional Background

Belinda certified mediator has 10 years of professional work experience in the Dallas County Family Courts; over 20 years of professional experience working for the State of Texas Criminal Justice field as a Probation/Parole Officer.

Experience

As a Certified Mediator with over 25 years of combined work experience with Dallas County Family Court and Criminal Courts, Ms. Allen’s offers high quality service by drawing from her experiences overseeing family and criminal cases.

Degrees

University of Alabama in Birmingham 1984
University of Texas in Arlington 1994
The National Mediation Academy Dallas, Texas 2000
El Centro College Dallas, Texas 2008
Mediation Institute, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma 2012
El Centro College Dallas, Texas 2014
El Centro College Dallas, Texas 2015

Training

Dates    Trainer(s)    Title   
1994    University of Arlington, Texas    Legal Ethics
2.4.1999    Career Track    Self-Discipline and Emotion Control
10.15.2000    The National Mediation Academy    Mediation Education/Dispute Resolution/ Legal Ethics and Professionalism 70hrs
2.25.2005    Dallas County CSCD    Moral or Amoral 12 hrs
8.17.2008    El Centro College    CPS Mediation Training 25.5 hrs
7.13.2012    The Mediation Inst/Oklahoma City, OK    Civil/Commercial & Employment Mediation Training 24 hrs
3.30.2014    El Centro College    Introduction to Conflict Dynamics 48 hrs
12.3.2014    El Centro College    Introduction to Divorce Mediation 48 hrs
12.13.2015    El Centro College    Domestic Relations and Dispute Resolution 42 hrs
5.3.2016    El Centro College    Conflict Management 48 hrs
12.5.2017    Dallas County DRC    Family Violence Training For Mediators Civil Practice and Remedies Code 4 hrs
3-.1-2019    Texas Association Of Mediators Professional Development    Ethics, Policy, Avoid Financial Error, Cultural Diversity, Third Party Personalities, Mediating in a Virtual World 9 hrs including 4.5 Ethics
4-25-2019    El Centro College    Workplace Dispute Resolution 48 hrs

Approach

As we reason together, B. Allen Mediation Services will always seek to provide each party with a safe environment. Clients can feel free to express feelings, thoughts, and concerns without judgment or interruption unlike in a courtroom setting. B. Allen Mediation will listen as a neutral party to help each side reach a settlement that benefits both parties. It is our hope that at the end of your session, all matters will be resolved and a new chapter can begin.

Fees

Cost: half day session per party is $500 and full day session per party $1000. Cost for Out of Town sessions will be discussed.

Other Information

Member of TAM.

Areas of Practice

  • Adult Family
  • Civil (general)
  • Criminal
  • Divorce (all issues)
  • Divorce (parenting)
  • Family
  • General
  • Landlord - Tenant
  • Probate
  • Small Claims

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Facilitator

References available upon request.

This dispute resolution professional keeps liability insurance.