Melody Porter named to Association of Family Law Professionals board

Attorney and Mediator Keith Grossman, founder and managing partner of Grossman Law & Conflict Management, is pleased to announce that Associate Attorney Melody Porter has been named to the board of directors for the Association of Family Law Professionals (AFLP).

AFLP is an established Lee County, Florida-based organization whose membership includes judges, lawyers, mediators, mental health professionals, financial professionals and others. The AFLP mission is to: promote cooperation in matters of family law, including dissolution of marriage, in order to achieve cost-effective resolutions and to maintain emotional stability and necessary family relationships.

Grossman Law & Conflict Management has achieved 100-percent membership in the organization, mirroring AFLP’s goal of achieving full participation of family law professionals across the county. In addition to Porter’s role in this leadership position, Grossman and Associate Attorney Danielle Levy also serve as active members.

Porter said, “AFLP’s focus on ethical behavior and developing a model for cooperative solutions encourages the most positive outcomes possible for families, and I’m proud to be able to support this worthy organization’s important work.”

Grossman said, “Melody is a natural choice to help direct AFLP in reaching its goals and building consensus among family law professionals across Lee County. Her strengths as a communicator and advocate benefit her clients and our firm, and she will prove an equally strong asset in her capacity at this organization.”

Attorney Keith Grossman of Grossman Law & Conflict Management has over 20 years of experience in and out of the courtroom and focuses his practice on family law, conflict management, and workplace conflict. Grossman is a Family Mediator and Civil Mediator certified by the Florida Supreme Court, a Florida Supreme Court Qualified Arbitrator a former Family Law Case Manager for Court Administration, and Past President of the Lee County Bar Association. He also helped to establish and supervise the Lee County Family Case Management Program, a program designed to help families navigate the court system and reduce the conflict typically associated with the divorce process. In the area of employment law and mediation, Grossman’s services include human resources consulting, skills training workshops, facilitation for consensus building, and conflict management design and preventative practices. Grossman Law & Conflict Management is located at 7270 College Parkway, Suite 1, in Fort Myers. For more information about family law, employment law, and conflict management services, call (239) 210-7516 or 877-687-1392, email or visit;; or
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