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Norm M. Smookler
C.Med., Certified Comprehensive Family Mediator (FMC), Certified Executive Coach
Mediator and Organizational Development
All of Canada, All of Province, East and West Kootenay, Fraser Valley, Greater Vancouver, Interior North/Northern B.C., Interior South/Okanagan, Northern Vancouver Island, Southern Vancouver Island, Sunshine Coast
Box 8588
Victoria, BC
V8W 3S2

Office: (250) 380-9051

Family Roster Mediation Details
Specialize in Shuttle Mediation by phone which minimizes the need for the parties to be in the same room. Multi-party disputes. Group mediation.

$200 - $200 / hour

I am willing to provide services at a lower rate if there is proven financial need.


I have been facilitating since 1990 and moved into Civil and Family mediation formally in 2000. I always strive to combine a deep understanding of human needs with a fast-paced approach, and most of my almost 200 mediation files have taken less than 10 hours. I am a Family Mediation Canada Certified Comprehensive Mediator (see I have been involved in many businesses over the years and now my leadership and organizational development consulting practice specializes in trust building and feedback. My wife and four kids have taught me a lot about mediation. Please call for a free consultation.


  “Thank you so much for your sensitive and insightful handling of such complex family issues. Your work exceeded my wildest expectations.”

  "Norm has the ability to take people into deeper waters of learning and growth in a skilled and efficient manner."

  "Norm brought out the best in us."

Conflict within Families
  • Addiction Issues (Drug & Alcohol)
  • Family Relationships
Contact with a Child (Access/Custody)
  • Parenting Arrangements (Time and Education)
  • Parenting Plans
  • Plan of Care & Living Arrangements
Elder Mediation
  • Common Law Relationships/Trusts
  • Family Business
  • Family Inheritance/Business Succession
  • Plan of Care & Living Arrangements
Financial & Property
  • Child Support & Maintenance
  • Common Law Relationships/Trusts
  • Division of Assets and Liabilities
  • Family Business
  • Family Inheritance and Estates
  • Financial Aspects of Separation
  • Pre-nuptial Agreements
  • Spousal Support
  • Parent/Teen Disputes
  • Parenting Arrangements and Education
  • Parenting Plans
  • Step & Blended Family Mediation
  • Separation Memorandums of Understanding

  • Asian
  • First Nations Peoples, Agencies and Communities
  • French Canadian
  • Spanish