Services/Fees

CMS℠ offers mediations Monday – Friday by appointment:

Please click HERE to fill out our online request form, or

Call us at 303-322-6750 ext. 103


 Current Services

CMS℠ services all case types up to the jurisdictional limits of the District Court, County Court.  Most cases filed with the Courts involve far less than the jurisdictional limits including Small Claims Court. Courts in many cases require mediation before trials are conducted.

Here is a brief list of case types our program mediates.

Court Case TypesCourt Referred
Mediation Hours
Pre FiledDisputes not yet filed with the court, seeking resolution.By Appointment
Small ClaimsBusiness and personal disputes within the jurisdiction of the small claims court.Conducted Monday through Thursday 8:00 am to 11:00 am.
All other times by appointment.
Civil County CourtContracts,
evictions,
collections,
personal Injury, and
other types of cases
Conducted Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 11:00 am.
All other times by appointment.
DistrictContracts,
evictions,
collections,
personal Injury, and
other types of cases
By Appointment

All specialty divisions will be scheduled by prior arrangement.

CMS℠ mediators that have advanced through the program, with required specialized training(s) or applicable subject matter(s) expertise, mediate in specialty divisions.

Specialty Divisions

CourtCase TypesMediation Hours
Protection Order MediationsFamily Disputes,
Neighbor Disputes,
and Interpersonal Disputes
By Appointment

Mediators are required to have training in Domestic Violence and High Conflict mediations.
Probate CourtDecedent’s estates,
Wills, trusts, Conservatorships,
Guardianships,
and Family Disputes
By Appointment
Domestic RelationsDivorce,
Allocation of Parental Responsibility,
Child Support,
Contempt, and
Other Domestic Relations Cases
By Appointment
HOAHomeowner Disputes By Appointment
Real EstateBuy/Sell,
Contract,
Earnest Money Disputes
By Appointment

Schedule a Mediation

Any party may schedule a mediation or ask questions by calling: 303-322-6750 ext. 103

Or, click HERE to fill out our online request form.

When requesting a scheduled mediation, please be prepared to provide as much of the information below as possible:

  1. Subject matter of dispute.
  2. Case number, name of the case & Courtroom (if a lawsuit has been filed).
  3. Party requesting mediation & their contact information.
  4. Contact information for all other parties including names, phone numbers and email addresses.
  5. If applicable, Attorney names and contact information.
  6. Whether all parties have agreed to participate in mediation with CMS.
  7. Dates by which the mediation must be completed (if applicable).
  8. Preferred dates & times for mediation (up to 3 choices). Please ensure all parties have agreed to the stated dates & times.

  9.  Fees for Services

    Our affordable fees have been set in an effort to meet the needs of the community. To maintain our lower fees, mediation fees are payable prior to or at the time of mediation.

    County Court Fee$50.00
    PER PARTY, PER HOUR WITH A TWO HOUR MINIMUM.
    District Court Fee$75.00PER PARTY, PER HOUR WITH A TWO HOUR MINIMUM.
    Small Claims Fee$25.00
    PER PARTY FOR THE FIRST TWO HOURS OF MEDIATION. AFTER 2 HOURS, THE FEE IS $12.50 PER PARTY, PER HOUR.
    Domestic, Probate, & Real Estate Fees$75.00PER PARTY, PER HOUR WITH A TWO HOUR MINIMUM.
    CMS provides reduced fees for on-site mediations for parties who have had their fees waived by the Court. Please discuss this option with your mediator.

    Charges will show up on your account as the Colorado Bar Association.

    Payments / Donations
    Send To:
    Court Mediation Services
    Colorado Bar Association
    1900 Grant St. 9th floor
    Denver, CO 80203
    CashAccepted
    CheckPayable:Denver Bar Association
    Memo: CMS, Case # ____________
    Credit CardsAll Major Credit Cards
    With Valid ID