Membership Application

The Academy of Court-Appointed Neutrals is a Non-Profit corporation that helps:

  • People become court-appointed neutrals
  • Court-appointed neutrals become better and
  • The profession better serve justice.

There are three ways of becoming part of ACAN (click on the way you would like to join for an application):

 

ACAN Fellows ACAN Fellows have had three appointments as neutrals or have served as a neutral for at least three years or are providing service to the administration of justice that the board deems appropriate for membership as a fellow. All ACAN Fellows must agree to abide by ACAN's professional standards. Fellowship fees for calendar year 2022 are $600 and entitle Fellows to participate in ACAN, be identified as a Featured Court-Appointed Neutral on ACAN's website, take advantage of opportunities for mentorship and mentoring and receive substantial discounts on ACAN training and resources.
ACAN Members ACAN Members are other individuals who are interested in serving as neutrals. ACAN Members are expected to engage in training and must agree to abide by ACAN's professional standards. Membership fees for the period through December 31, 2022 are $500 and entitle Members to participate in ACAN, have a bio available on ACAN's website, take advantage of opportunities for mentoring and receive substantial discounts on ACAN training and resources.
ACAN Associates ACAN Associates are people who are not currently interested in serving as neutrals but who are interested in advancing the neutral profession and can include active judges. Associate fees are $400 and entitle Associates to participate in ACAN activities and receive discounts on ACAN training and resources.