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  1. John M. True III
    Judge (ret.)
    ADR Services

    1 Kaiser Plaza
    Suite 480
    Oakland, CA 94612-

    Phone: 4157720900
    Alternate: 5102064740
    Email: judgetrue@adrservices.com
    http://www.trueadr.com

    ADR Experience/Training
    Exeperinced mediator, arbitrator and special master; primarily focused on employment and labor but active on business and commercial disputes of all kinds.
    Education
    J.D. University of California, Berkeley--Boalt School of Law (1975) B.A. Trinity College, 1966.
    Licenses/Certification
    California Bar (67848); Federal Courts ini California, Texas, Ninth Circuit, Federal Circuit, U.S. Supreme Court
    Affiliations
    BASF, Alameda County Bar Association
    Honors/Awards
    Member, Ameican Law Institute; College of Labor and Employment Lawyers; numerous articles on employment, labor, law, dispute resolution. Adjuct Professor at Stanford Law School and UC Berkeley Boalt School of Law.
    Articles/Publications
    Hon. John M. True, III retired from the Alameda County Superior Court in 2015. While on the bench, he served in various capacities, presiding over civil trials and other civil proceedings, criminal calendar departments and in the Superior Court Appellate Department. For three years, Judge True served on the Juvenile Court, handling both delinquency and dependency matters. Before taking the bench, Judge True spent many years practicing labor and employment law on behalf of unions and employees. Judge True received his law degree from the U.C. Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall) in 1975. Prior to law school, Judge True served as a U.S. Peace Corps Volunteer in Nepal from 1966 to 1969 and as the Assistant Director of the Peace Corps program in Afghanistan from 1969 to 1972. While on the bench, Judge True has presided over numerous settlement conferences in civil matters. Since retirement, he is an active mediator and arbitrator. During the course of his career, Judge True has taught Employment Law, Labor Law and other courses as an adjunct faculty member at Berkeley Law and several other Bay Area law schools. He currently teaches Labor Law at Stanford Law School. He is a Fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers was elected to the American Law Institute in 2006.
  2. Suzan Barrie Aiken
    Collaborative Attorney & Mediator
    Law & Mediation Offices of Suzan Barrie Aiken

    220 Montgomery Street, Suite 408
    San Francisco, CA 94104-

    Phone: 4153329400
    Alternate: 4153311025
    Fax: 4153310654
    Email: suzan@aiken-sinaiko.com
    http://www.aiken-sinaiko.com
    LinkedIn http://www.LinkedIn.com/Suzan Barrie Aiken

    ADR Services
    Mediation; Special Master.
    Additional ADR Services
    Collaborative Practice.
    Specialty Areas
    Family.
  3. Melissa Blair Aliotti
    Owner
    Aliotti Dispute Resolution PC

    2520 Venture Oaks Way, Suite 110
    Sacramento, CA 95833-

    Phone: 9169297645
    Fax: 9169290857
    Email: melissa@aliottiadr.com
    http://www.aliottiadr.com

    ADR Services
    Arbitration; Mediation; Special Master.
    Additional ADR Services
    Discovery Referee.
    Specialty Areas
    Construction; Personal Injury; Insurance; Real Estate; Employment; Uninsured Motorist.
  4. Marc P. Bouret M.B.A.
    CEO
    Bouret ADR & Mediation Firm

    1630 North Main Street, Suite 120
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596-4609

    Phone: 9252100400
    Alternate: 9253601248
    Fax: 9252100401
    Email: mpb500@aol.com
    http://www.adr-resolve.com

    ADR Services
    Arbitration; Mediation; Special Master.
    Additional ADR Services
    Neutral Evaluation; Settlement Conferences; Conciliation; Fact finding Investigations; Uninsured/Underinsured Motorists; Ins. Code 2071 Appraisals.
    Specialty Areas
    Personal Injury/Wrongful Death; Business Commercial; Labor & Employment; Consumer-Lemon Law; Elder Care/Elder Abuse; Real Estate & Property; Product Liability; Premises Liability; Construction; Insurance Coverage.
    ADR Experience/Training
    39 years as Attorney; Extensive experience as professional mediator, arbitrator, neutral evaluator, since 1983, 421.65+ hours of in-depth training; Broad experience as an advocate, arbitrator in over 2,850+ hearings, mediator in over 4,000+ hearings; Certificates for Outstanding Contributions in delivery of ADR Services to Alameda County; Alameda County, Arbitrator Honor Roll (2002-2003); ADR website at www.adr-resolve.com.
    Education
    BA, Cum Laude, pre-Law, University of the Pacific, 1975; MBA, Saint Mary's College, 1981; JD (AmJur-Criminal and Labor & law review), California Western School of Law, 1978.
    Licenses/Certification
    California Bar, 1978; U.S. District Court, ND and ED Cal; Court of Appeals, 9th Circuit; U.S. Tax Court & U.S. Supreme Court.
    Affiliations
    Life Fellow, American Bar Foundation; Association For Conflict Resolution (ACR); Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin and Sonoma County Bar Associations; American Bar Association, Sections on Dispute Resolution; Director, Alameda County Bar Foundation, 1999-2002; Cal. Statewide Delegate, American Bar Association, 2002-2003; President, Alameda County Bar Association, 1998, and Director, 1994 - 1999; National Mediation Panel; NASD and NYSE past Arbitrator; Resolute Systems, Inc.
    Honors/Awards
    Distinguished Service Award, ACBA, 1993; Outstanding Attorney Volunteer Award, Volunteers in Parole, 2000; AV rated in Martindale-Hubbell; Rated 3 stars, Member www.mediate.com.
    Articles/Publications
    Six Lead Law Review Articles Published.
  5. Frederick Carr
    Full-time Mediator (Licensed attorney)
    Carr & Venner ADR Mediation Services

    4460 Redwood Hwy., Suite 16-341
    San Rafael, CA 94903-

    Phone: 4153880905
    Fax: 4153881036
    Email: fredcarr@carrvenneradr.com
    http://www.carrvenneradr.com

    ADR Services
    Mediation; Special Master.
    Specialty Areas
    Personal Injury; Wrongful Death; Construction; Construction Defect; Maritime; Environmental; Products Liability; Commercial / Contracts / Transactions; Real Estate; Employment.
    ADR Experience/Training
    "Mediating the Litigated Case" Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution, Pepperdine University School of Law; Over 100 hours of one-on-one training with Charlotte Venner, SFTLA "Mediator of the Year"; "Drafting Effective Settlement Agreements" Ron Kelly; The Mediation Society 2013 Public Education Conference.
    Education
    Juris Doctorate, University of San Francisco School of Law, 1991; Bachelor of Arts, Science, Boston University, 1979; Engineering, Northeastern University, 1977.
    Licenses/Certification
    One-Man Submarines, Non-destructive Testing, Deep Sea Diving College of Oceaneering, Los Angeles CA 400 Ton Master's License, All Oceans, Republic of Panama.
    Affiliations
    California State Bar Association; California Dispute Resolution Council; Bar Association of San Francisco, ADR and Mediation Sections; Santa Clara County Bar Association, ADR Section; Marin County Bar Association ADR Section; Contra Costa County Bar Association, ADR Section; Solano County Bar Association, ADR Section; Sonoma County Bar Association, ADR Section.
    Honors/Awards
    Managing Editor University of San Francisco Maritime Law Journal 1991; Student Bar Association Award for Most Significant Contribution to the Character of the Law School Through Outstanding Service 1991; John Meehan Fellow (Recognition of a distinguished alumnus who has contributed to the growth and development of future lawyers by serving as a mentor to the profession). University Honors Research Grant, University of California at Santa Barbara. Allowed to complete degree in absentia, at U.C.S.B., Boston University.
    Articles/Publications
    "Cultural Awareness in Mediation" THE TRIAL LAWYER Magazine, San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association. "How Confidential Is Mediation Anyway?" PLAINTIFF MAGAZINE. Numerous other articles addressing Risk Management.
  6. Mark J. Divelbiss
    Mediator and Attorney
    Law Offices of Mark J. Divelbiss

    5938 Rincon Drive
    Oakland, CA 94611-2642

    Phone: 5103391755
    Email: mark@mjd-law.com
    http://www.mjd-law.com

    ADR Services
    Mediation; Arbitration; Special Master.
    Additional ADR Services
    Early Neutral Evaluation; Conciliation.
    Specialty Areas
    Real Estate; Employment / Labor; Construction Defect; Business / Commercial; Landlord / Tenant; Personal Injury; Fee Disputes; Homeowner Assoc.; Contracts; Mechanic's Liens.
    ADR Experience/Training
    Certified mediator since 2001 with over 70 hours of mediation specific training. Conducted over 200 mediations and settlement conferences with a very high percentage of cases resolved. Conducted two day mediation seminar for claims adjusters / executives in London, England, an ADR presenter for BASF's lunchtime speaker series and a call-in attorney for radio station KALW's call a mediator program.
    Education
    B.S., Economics, Santa Clara University, 1986; JD, University of San Francisco, 1989.
    Licenses/Certification
    California Bar, 1989; Washington Bar, 2003.
    Affiliations
    Alameda County Superior Court ADR panel member, Contra Costa Superior Court Early Mediation panel member, Bar Association of San Francisco panel member, Sacramento Superior Court ADR panel member, Santa Clara County ADR panel member.
    Articles/Publications
    Authored articles on mediation published by the San Francisco Daily Journal.
  7. Martin H. Dodd
    Partner
    Futterman Dupree Dodd Croley Maier LLP

    180 Sansome Street, 17th Floor
    San Francisco, CA 94104-

    Phone: 4153993841
    Alternate: 5103057048
    Fax: 4153993838
    Email: mdodd@fddcm.com
    http://www.fddcm.com

    ADR Services
    Arbitration; Mediation; Special Master.
    Additional ADR Services
    Early Neutral Evaluation.
    Specialty Areas
    Business; Civil Rights; Commercial; Discrimination/Sexual Harassment; Employment; Labor; Partnership Disputes; Personal Injury; Real Estate.
    ADR Experience/Training
    Over 300 Mediations since 1997. ADR Training: Comprehensive Training in Commercial Arbitration (2011); Mediation and Conflict Resolution Training (40 hours); ADR Applications, Inc. Mediation Training (40 hours); Northern District of California Mediation Training (20 hours); California Court of Appeals Mediation Training (16.75 hours).
    Education
    B.A., History, University of CA, Santa Cruz, 1974; M.A., History, Harvard University, 1977; J.D., University of CA Berkeley, 1982.
    Licenses/Certification
    California Bar.
    Affiliations
    The Mediation Society; ADR Committee, State Bar Litigation Section; ABA ADR Committee.
    Honors/Awards
    Northern California Super Lawyer 2009-2017; Order of the Coif, 1982.
  8. Anne M. Lawlor Goyette
    Principal
    Griffiths • Goyette

    330 Primrose Road, Suite 614
    Burlingame, CA 94010-

    Phone: 6503755960
    Alternate: 6503755969
    Fax: 6503755965
    Email: Anne@SpecialMasterMediator.com
    http://www.SpecialMasterMediator.com
    Faceook Link to Facebook Profile
    Twitter Link to Twitter Account
    LinkedIn http://www.LinkedIn.com/anne-goyette-7353b17

    ADR Services
    Special Master; Arbitration; Mediation.
    Specialty Areas
    Construction; Real Estate; Insurance; Business; Contracts; Professional Malpractice.
  9. Margaret M. Hand
    Managing Partner
    Hartog Baer & Hand APG

    4 Orinda Way, Suite 250B
    Orinda, CA 94563-

    Phone: 9252531717
    Fax: 9252530334
    Email: mmhand@hbh law
    http://www.hbh.law

    ADR Services
    Mediation; Special Master.
    Additional ADR Services
    Estate planning for individuals and families, drafting revocable trusts and wills; life insurance trusts, grantor-retained annuity trusts, grantor-retained uni-trusts, charitable remainder trusts; Family limited partnerships; Estate-related litigation; Me
    Specialty Areas
    Trusts and Estates; Probate; Conservatorship; Guardianship; Will Contests; Trust Contests; Trust Accountings; Actions to Remove or Surcharge Trustee; Removal Actions; Elder Abuse; Early Neautral Evaluation
    ADR Experience/Training
    Successfully mediated over 70 trust and estate matters since 2005; Judge pro tem (Alameda, Contra Costa Counties).Past Chair, Trust Committee of the Alameda County Bar Association Estate Planning Trust and Probate Law Section Admitted in 1993 to practice before the California Supreme Court, the Northern California District of the United States District Court and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
    Education
    Boalt Hall School of Law (J.D., 1993) University of California, San Diego (B.A. with honors, 1989)
    Licenses/Certification
    Certified Specialist in Estate Planning, Trust and Probate Law, State Bar of California, Board of Legal Specialization Fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC)
    Affiliations
    Fellow, American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC) Member (2004 through 2010), Executive Committee, Trusts and Estates Section, State Bar of California: Chair, Trust and Estate Administration sub-committee; Past Editor and Executive Editor, California Trusts and Estates Quarterly Member: Alameda County, Contra Costa County and American Bar Associations; State Bar of California Past Chair, Estate Planning, Trust & Probate Law Advisory Commission to the Board of Specialization, California State Bar
    Honors/Awards
    San Francisco Magazine, Top 50 Female Super Lawyers, Northern California, 2012, 2013, 2016 San Francisco Magazine, Top 100 Super Lawyers, Northern California, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 San Francisco Magazine, Top 50 Female Super Lawyers, Northern California, 2008 San Francisco Magazine, Top 50 Female Super Lawyers, Northern California, 2007 San Francisco Magazine, Super Lawyers, Northern California, 2006 San Francisco Magazine, Top 50 Female Super Lawyers, Northern California, 2005
    Articles/Publications
    Fiduciary Accounting Handbook (CEB, 2015) Author, Chapter 8, "Fiduciary Accounting," California Trust Practice (Matthew Bender, 2012 edition) Consultant, Crossover Issues, (Continuing Education of the Bar, 2012) Author, Chapter 14, "Creditor's Claims," Decedent Estate Practice (Continuing Education of the Bar, 2012 edition) Author, Chapter 10, "Creditor's Rights Against the Trust," and Chapter lOA, "Creditor's Rights Against Trust Beneficiary's Interest," California Trust Administration (Continuing Education of the Bar 2012 edition) Author, Chapter 15, "Paying, Defending, and Objecting to Trustee's Attorneys' Fees and Fee Shifting in Trust Litigation," The Matthew Bender® Practice Guide: California Trust Litigation (LexisNexis Matthew Bender 2012) Author, Chapter 1, "Is a Conservatorship Needed?" and Chapter 5, "Starting Conservatorship Proceedings," California Conservatorship Practice (Continuing Education of the Bar, 2008 edition) Author, "Making the Other Guys Pay: Attorney Fees and the Common Fund Theory," Winter 2005, California Trusts and Estates Quarterly, Vol. 11, Issue 4 (State Bar of California) Author, "The Basics of Estate Planning," California Bar Journal, October 2005, (State Bar of California) Author, "A Mechanism to Empty the Bypass Trust," Spring 2003, California Trusts and Estates Quarterly, Vol. 9, Issue 1 (State Bar of California) Author, "The States' Right-to-Die Laws and Active Euthanasia," Legal Reference Services Quarterly, Vol. 12(2/3) 1992
  10. Frederick C. Hertz JD
    Lawyer/Mediator
    Law & Mediation Office of Frederick Hertz

    5464B College Avenue
    Oakland, CA 94618-

    Phone: 5108344114
    Email: fred@frederickhertz.com

    ADR Services
    Mediation, Arbritation, Special Master
    Additional ADR Services
    Real Property Referee Services; Case Evaluation; Collaborative Consulting Services.
    Specialty Areas
    Family; Real Estate; Environmental; Same-sex partnership disputes; Non-Marital Dissolutions; Land Use; LGBT Issues; Construction.
    ADR Experience/Training
    My mediation practice focuses on the resolution of conflicts between co-owners of property in a personal relationship - marital, non-marital, friendship, and parent/child or siblings - as well as Tenancy-in-Common disputes, and other real property and business disputes. I have more than 25 years litigation experience, and have been trained through Gary Friendman and the Federal Court program. My goal is to integrate the personal issues into a comprehensive approach to practical problem solving.
    Education
    JD, Berkeley, 1981; MA, Urban Planning/Geography, Berkeley, 1991;
    Licenses/Certification
    State Bar of CA, 1981; Federal Court Bar, 1983.
    Affiliations
    The Mediation Society, board member.
    Articles/Publications
    Counseling Unmarried Couples: A Guide to Effective Representation, American Bar Association 2014. Making It Legal: A Guide to Same-Sex Marriage, Domestic Partnerships & Civil Unions, Nolo Pres 2014.
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