Brianna Zielke, J.D.
Brianna is a former litigator who now devotes her practice entirely to alternative dispute resolution. She has successfully mediated a diverse range of cases and specializes in divorce mediation, family conflict resolution, and neighbor disputes. In addition to running Shared Mediation, she is a volunteer mediator for the Center for Conflict Resolution in Chicago and for the Cook County Courts.
She 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. She is an active member of the International Ombudsman Association, the Illinois State Bar Association, the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts and the Center for Conflict Resolution. Her most practical mediation training, however, has come from her daily life as a mother of two.