Brianna Zielke, J.D.
Brianna is a former litigator who now devotes her practice entirely to mediation. She has successfully mediated over one thousand cases and specializes in divorce mediation, family conflict resolution, and neighbor disputes. In addition to running Shared Mediation, she coaches a divorce mediation class at Northwestern University and serves as a judge for the INADR International Mediation Competition at Loyola University.
Brianna graduated from the University of Notre Dame and Northwestern University School of Law and received certificates for mediation from Northwestern University and the Center for Conflict Resolution. Brianna is a volunteer mediator for the Center for Conflict Resolution in Chicago and for the Cook County Courts. She is an active member of the International Ombudsman Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, and the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts . Her most practical mediation training, however, has come from her daily life as a mother of two.