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Voluntary Early Mediation (VEM) Program

Choosing a Mediator

File the Mediation Consent form (43KB PDF) or contact us at 415-782- 9000 x8787 or mking@sfbar.org.


Gregory D. Walker

Arbitrator & Mediator

Areas of Experience: Business, Commercial, Construction, Contract, Insurance, Debtor/Creditor, Landlord/Tenant, Personal Injury, Probate, Real Estate, Uninsured Motorist


Gregory D. Walker retired recently from an active civil law practice of over 33 years and is now a full time ADR provider. He received his J.D. from Boalt Hall in 1974.  He began his extensive and continuing mediation training and experience in 1995 and he has concluded more than 300 mediations. He combines his professional and life experience to provide affordable, focused and productive mediations in the areas of Real Estate (Construction & Contracts), Personal Injury, Commercial Litigation, Insurance, Probate, Debtor-Creditor and HOA (Condominium) matters. He conducts mediations privately and serves as a member of the Mediator Panels of the U.S. District Court, and the San Francisco, Alameda, Contra Costa and Santa Clara County Superior Courts, and he is a member of The Mediation Society.

He has twenty five years related ADR experience as a Court Sponsored and Contractual Arbitrator, Discovery Referee, Special Master and as a Judge Pro Tem.

Hourly Rate: $350