Efrat Almog

Gishoor, LLC

There are no walls. Only doors.
Boca Raton, Florida 330431

561-410-5767

Alimony, Asset Distribution, Business, Child Custody, Child Support Modification, Commercial, Divorce, Divorce Modification and Enforcement, Family, Israeli, Jewish, Online Dispute Resolution, Workplace


Efrat Almog is highly educated and experienced in the field of mediation and negotiation.  

She is a NYU Polytechnic graduate and was a doctoral student in the Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Department of Bar Ilan University in Israel.  Ms. Almog is an approved and recognized Mediator and training institue by the Israeli Court Management.  She teaches various courses to literally hundreds of students in colleges and universities throughout Israel.  She lectures in the related fields of conflict management, conflict resolution, negotiation, decision-making.

Ms. Almog has also established several mediation centers across Israel and she was the manager of a community mediation center. She has mediated and negotiated in hundreds of cases and advised companies and organizations such as the Israeli IRS, Israeli Tax Authority, the National Insurance Institute, Motorola Israel and the Caesar’s Hotel chain. In addition, she has served as a co-Judge at the Tel Aviv labor court. 

Ms. Almog’s unique experience and training both in mediation of financial/business and family matters has given her both the technical understanding of the mediation process and an in-depth understanding of her clients' needs. 
This combination of skills has helped her develop a complete mediation process that allows the parties to obtain conflict resolution process at an affordable price in terms of both dollars and emotional cost.  This model was designed to make the transition to alternative conflict resolution more desirable than the traditional attorney-driven process.

Bio:

Education:

  • 2002-2004: PhD studies, Department of Negotiation and Dispute Resolution, Bar Ilan University, Israel.
  • 2000- 2002: M.SM, NYU- poly, New York.

Certificate courses:

2014 - Florida Supreme Court Family Mediator

2014 -Florida Supreme Court Circuit Mediator

2006 – 2013: Family Law certificate courses, Faculty of Law, Bar Ilan University, Israel.
2012: IACP- Collaborative Mediation practice, certificate course.
2010: Directors Course, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel.
2006-2010: Israeli Bar Association certificate courses: Negotiation, Arbitration, Family laws, Agreements.
2003: Mediation Course and Family Mediation Course, Bar Ilan University, Israel.

Member of:

  • ABA: Conflict Resolution Section.
  • ACR: Association for Conflict Resolution.
  • IACM: The International  Association For Conflict Management.
  • PON: Negotiation Programs at Harvard Business School.
  • IACP: International Academy of Collaborative Professionals.
  • APFM: The Academy of Professional Family Mediators.
  • AFCC: Association of Family and Conciliation Courts.
  • MBB: Mediators beyond Borders.
  • Friends of Harvard Business School (HBS) Executive Education .

In addition:

  • Presenter at the 2012 ACR Annual conference.
  • Presenter at the 2013 APFM Annual conferences.
  • 2009 – 2013: Producer of 6 Negotiation and Mediation Conferences in Israel.

Gishoor, which literally means “mediation” in Hebrew, was established to serve as a mediation and negotiation center catering specifically to the Jewish and Israeli populations of South Florida, the Northeast and the West Coast of the U.S. 

Gishoor is unique as the only center of its kind to conduct mediations /Negotiation/Coaching in the Hebrew language and with a clear understanding of the mindset and culture of the Jewish community and specifically the Israeli community.

Gishoor intends to offer the following services to its target market:

  • Mediation and Negotiation courses in the Hebrew language
  • Mediation for Israeli and Jewish family-owned businesses
  • Family-based Mediations
  • Divorce Mediation (and Collaborative Mediation)
  • Divorce and Conflict Coaching
  • Workplace Dispute Resolution
  • Online Dispute Resolution
  • Mediation and Negotiation Lectures
110 South East 6th Street
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301

P: 561-410-5767
E: [email protected]