Cat Zavis is a lawyer, a trainer, and an advocate; she is a teacher, a counselor, and a communicator. Practicing law since 1990, Cat focuses on Collaborative Law, Conflict Resolution, Nonviolent Communication (NVC), and Mediation.
Cat has done extensive work in NVC and Collaborative Law, gaining skills and a deep understanding of peaceful, collaborative methods of communicating and resolving conflict. Her passion for her work facilitates transformation for the individuals, families, businesses, and nonprofit organizations she serves. People in crisis, or organizations undergoing change or difficulty, can have real solutions that satisfy everyone’s needs.
Cat is a leader in the process of NVC, experienced in training individuals, couples, families, and groups in this method of being in relationship with others without the restrictions of past history or behavior patterns.
She shares her expertise by training fellow attorneys in Nonviolent Communication, and by providing Conflict Resolution training to families in transition, businesses, organizations, schools, and others in need, such as domestic violence survivors and their advocates.