Welcome! Mediation works to resolve disputes. Little Falls Mediation, located in Arlington, Virginia, is an award winning mediation practice that offers face to face and online divorce and family mediation services. We also help to resolve disputes in community, workplace, non-profit, and business matters. Our mission is to provide a caring, empathetic environment where clients feel comfortable, safe, and empowered in discussing and resolving conflict. As of March 16, 2020, we are offering online mediation services so that all clients can mediate from the comfort and safety of their homes. We encourage you to reach out if you would like to work together online.
Ellice Halpern is the founder of and principal mediator at Little Falls Mediation. Little Falls Mediation was voted Best Mediator 2020 and 2018 by the readers of Arlington Magazine. ReadEllice's interview here: www.arlingtonmagazine.com/listings/best-of-arlington-2018/little-falls-mediation/. She was also voted Best of the Best for 2020, 2019, 2018, and 2016 by the readers of the Arlington Sun Gazette.
Ellice has evolved from working as a lawyer and lobbyist in Washington, D.C. to working as a fair, focused, competent, and experienced mediator in Northern Virginia. She has great success in helping parties with different types of conflicts find options and resolution. Her interpersonal skills enable her to assist parties to move from impasse to agreement while maintaining neutrality. Because of her exceptional legal education and mediator training and her warm, compassionate, calm, and non-judgmental professional manner, she is able to meet difficult challenges with excellent results in an often highly charged negotiating arena.
Ellice was chosen to contribute "Pandemic Life Is Hard Wherever You Are" to the book Family Conflict During A Pandemic: Stories of Struggle and Hope, published in May, 2021. She was also chosen to contribute "Five Financial Tips When You Are Facing Divorce" to the book Living Together, Separating, Divorcing: Surviving During a Pandemic, published in May, 2020.