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Bay Area Mediation Services of The Bar Association of San Francisco: Panel Membership

Bay Area Mediation Services of BASF

Panel Membership

Join the certified professionals who participate in BASF’s award winning Bay Area Mediation Services program and take advantage of the benefits membership offers, including

  • Featuring you in BASF’s monthly Bulletin that goes to more than 7,500 BASF members
  • Featuring you as a speaker at trainings
  • Listing you for free in BASF’s Bay Area-wide ADR Directory
  • Promoting you online through your BASF mediator webpage
  • Providing videography services to upgrade your webpage
  • Targeted outreach to the public and attorneys
  • Radio advertising and appearances on KALW’s “Your Legal Rights”
  • Working with us on new ideas to better promote you and the program

Terms of annual membership

  • The panel membership fee is equivalent to one hour at your hourly mediation rate.
  • Panel mediators provide the first three hours of their time at no charge to the participants; one of those hours is used as preparation time. Time beyond that is paid to you directly by the parties at your normal hourly rate.
  • Panel mediators must be members of BASF.
  • Panel mediators must carry malpractice insurance.

Panel mediators may accept mediation matters in any county.

Next Steps

  1. Complete and sign the Mediator Application form

  2. Submit the completed application by email to Marilyn King at, by fax to 415-989-0381, or by mail to:

BASF / Bay Area Mediation Services
301 Battery Street, Third Floor
San Francisco, California 94111

Contact Marilyn King for more information: 415-782-8905 or