Requirements

Requirements 2018-10-17T22:34:01+00:00

We’d love to have you join us! King County Collaborative Law is an organization devoted to supporting high standards for practicing Collaborative Professionals. Please review the membership requirements below before starting your application process.

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If you don’t yet meet the membership requirements, consider becoming a Friend of KCCL.
If you have questions about KCCL Membership, contact our Membership Committee.
Review IACP Standards for Collaborative Practitioners here.

KCCL Membership Requirements

Membership Level New Members Renewing Members Mentor Level Friends
Memberships Must be a Member of IACP or plan to become a member within the next 7 days
international academy of collaborative professionals
Must have renewed membership in IACP or plan to do so within the next 7 days
international academy of collaborative professionals
Must have renewed membership in IACP or plan to do so within the next 7 days
international academy of collaborative professionals
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Standards Commit to and comply with the IACP minimum ethical standards and IACP Standards for Collaborative Practitioners Commit to and comply with the IACP minimum ethical standards and IACP Standards for Collaborative Practitioners Commit to and comply with the IACP minimum ethical standards and IACP Standards for Collaborative Practitioners N/A
Voluntary Practice Group Must be a member of a voluntary practice group and have attended at least 2 meetings in the past year Attend 6 meetings per year in a voluntary practice group Attend 6 meetings per year in a voluntary practice group N/A
Insurance Must carry professional liability insurance Must carry professional liability insurance Must carry professional liability insurance N/A
Fees KCCL dues: $150/yr or $130/yr if a member of KCBA CL Section KCCL dues: $150/yr or $130/yr if a member of KCBA CL Section KCCL dues: $150/yr or $130/yr if a member of KCBA CL Section N/A
Committee Work Join and actively participate in a KCCL or other qualifying Collaborative Law committee Actively participate in a KCCL or other qualifying Collaborative Law committee N/A N/A
Education IACP Minimum standards for Collaborative Practitioners

Events and Trainings

Every two years, complete 6 hours of continuing education, which may include presenting or attending training, in Collaborative Law, alternate dispute resolution, and/or peacemaking.  Members are encouraged to dedicate 2 of those hours to the topic of domestic violence

Events and Trainings

Every two years, complete 6 hours of continuing education, which may include presenting or attending training, in Collaborative Law, alternate dispute resolution, and/or peacemaking.  Members are encouraged to dedicate 2 of those hours to the topic of domestic violence

Events and Trainings

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Cross-Discipline Training N/A Every three years, engage in a minimum of 3 hours of interactive cross-discipline training Every three years, engage in a minimum of 3 hours of interactive cross-discipline training N/A
Minimum years of practice N/A N/A Minimum of 5 practice years with a significant number of cases in your discipline area N/A
Commitment to serve as mentor in lieu of committee work N/A N/A Serve, in next year, as a mentor to a KCCL member who has completed fewer than 5 cases N/A