Sectors of Practice
Judy R. Balombin is JRB Mediations. She is a Qualified Mediator, with over 6 years of experience, providing interest based mediation and coaching services. Judy is a full time Mediator with the Alberta Energy Regulator, where she provides Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) services for oil and gas development disputes between companies, and between companies and landowners. She also provides mediation services, through JRB Mediations, for family, separation and divorce disputes, employment/workplace conflicts, business/ corporate issues, civil claims issues (real estate, land development, contracts, condominium disputes, etc.) and more; as well as professional coaching services.
Judy is a member of the National Energy Board’s mediator roster, and provides ADR services to the Strathcona County Community Mediation (SCCM) Society. In addition, she provided, for over two years, mediation services to the Alberta Provincial Courts Civil Claims mediation roster program, and mediation support to the Mediation Restorative Justice Centre.
Judy has over 550 hours of required ADR training (mediation [interest based], conflict communication, reframing, mediation of family and divorce conflicts, negotiation, arbitration, forensic interviewing, emotions in mediation, high conflict mediation) and 128 hours of in-depth applied professional coaching training. She is a member of the ADR Institute of Alberta and Canada, and is an alumni of Erickson College (professional coaching). Judy has a Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Commerce Degrees, and a Post Baccalaureate Diploma in Communications.
Judy’s natural calm demeanor and excellent communication skills help parties tell their stories, be heard and understood, discuss and explore issues and interests, and assists them with finding mutually agreed upon resolution(s).
Judy R Balombin (JRB Mediations) provides quick, affordable, and confidential dispute resolution and professional coaching services. To learn more about Judy visit: www.jrbmediations.com.
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ADR Training & Qualifications
550 hours of training in Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and 128 hours of Professional Coaching Training.
• Mediation of Family and Divorce Conflicts, Legal Education Society of Alberta (LESA)
• High Conflict Mediation, ADR Institute of Alberta (ADRIA)
• Conflict Coaching, ADRIA
• Mediation, Theory and Skills, Alberta Arbitration and Mediation Society (AAMS)
• Communication in ADR, ADRIA
• National Introductory Mediation Course, ADRIA
• Professional Coaching Certificate, Erickson College International
• Reframing in ADR: Justice Institute of B.C.
• Introduction to Mediation: NAIT, Edmonton, AB.
• Mediation II and Resolving Interpersonal Conflict: Alberta Arbitration and Mediation Society (AAMS),
• Mediation, Arbitration, Negotiation, Conflict Communication, and Forensic Interviewing: BCIT, Vancouver,
Other Professional Qualifications
Bachelor of Commerce Degree, University of Alberta
Bachelor of Arts (Psychology/ Sociology) Degree, University of Alberta
Post Baccalaureate Diploma in Communications, Simon Fraser University
Economic Development Certificate, University of Waterloo
Alberta Real Estate license (2004) and member of the Alberta Real Estate Association and Edmonton Real Estate Board (2004).
Foundations of Real Estate Appraisal, University of British Columbia.