Hilary is a family lawyer, mediator, arbitrator and dispute resolution teacher. Hilary is also the president of Riverdale Mediation Ltd. in Toronto. [email protected].
- mediate393 provides government-funded family mediation and information services in Toronto’s Superior Court of Justice (361 University Ave, ground floor) and two Ontario Courts of Justice (311 Jarvis St and 47 Sheppard Ave.).
- Our Program Coordinator and Administrator can be contacted at [email protected].
- Our Information and Referral Coordinators (IRCs) are qualified professionals with backgrounds either in social work or as mental health professionals.
(J.D., LL.M., Cert. F. Med.)
FOUNDER & PRESIDENT
Cindy Holovac Leithead
BA (Hons), M.C.A., Acc. FM, C.P.Med., WFA Director of Off-Site Mediation and Mediator-in-Training (MIT) Program
Cindy is an Accredited Family Mediator, a Child Protection Mediator on the Ontario Roster, and a Parenting Coordinator who also provides Circle Mediation and Counselling. Cindy draws on 25 years of experience supporting individuals from diverse backgrounds dealing with difficulties or disputes in or outside of the justice system. .
B.A., Acc. FM, CP Med. Director of On-site Mediation
Cathi is an Accredited Family Mediator and Child Protection Mediator. With Mediate 393 at the 311 Toronto courts, she provides Information and Referral Services, regularly presents MIPs and is a roster mediator. Cathi is an onsite and offsite mediator with both the Durham Mediation Centre in Oshawa and the Family Mediation Centre in London. In her private practice, Cathi offers comprehensive mediation services. .
Rhodes Thompson-Chase has been with mediate393 inc. for 5 years. In that time he has expanded his role from Administrative Assistant to Program Coordinator and IRC. Rhodes has experience in supporting LGBTQIA youth through his volunteer work. His education in law and gender studies has equipped him to train our roster on how to work from an anti-oppressive framework. Rhodes is passionate about access to justice for all and supporting clients with his expert knowledge on community services and resources. [email protected].
Alexandre Waterman works on Mediate393 team as the business manager. Alex is a student working on his Bachelor of Business Administration. His experience in customer service helps him resolve conflict. [email protected].
We are thrilled to announce the arrival of our new team member, Chavelle Sheckleford. With her background in courts administration and family services, Chavelle brings great experience to our team. Chavelle is currently the administrative lead for on-site services as she learns more about our operations. [email protected].
Family Law Information Centres (FLIC)
You can learn much more about available services, mediation, court process, separation, divorce and the law by visiting us at one of our Family Law Information Centres (FLIC).