Bar Association of San Francisco ADR Directory

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  1. Kevin T. Haroff
    Partner
    Marten Law PLLC

    555 Montgomery Street, Suite 820
    San Francisco, CA 94111-

    Phone: 4158603356
    Alternate: 4156849359
    Fax: 4156849360
    Email: kharoff@martenlaw.com
    http://www.martenlaw.com
    LinkedIn http://linkedin.com/in/kharoff

    ADR Services
    Arbitration; Mediation
    Additional ADR Services
    Engaged in multiple high-profile ADR proceedings and negotiations for more than 35 years as an attorney and partner with several national and international law firms. Matters have included complex environmental, land use, insurance, governmental and comme
    Education
    J.D. Cornell Law School, 1981; MBA Cornell University, 1981; B.A. Philosophy/Psychology Cornell University 1977.
    Licenses/Certification
    • State Bar of California, #123126 (1986) • State Bar of New York, #2344653 (1985) • State Bar of Texas, #09023000 (1982) • U.S. Supreme Court (1985) • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit (2010) • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit (1991) • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Texas (2010) • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas (1982) • U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California (2003) • U.S. District Court for Central District of California (1993) • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California (1988) • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California (1986) • Certificates in California Mediation and Arbitration
    Affiliations
    • American Bar Association (Environmental, Energy and Resources and International Law Sections) • California State Bar Association • Texas State Bar Association • Bar Association of San Francisco• Marin County Bar Association • City Councilmember and former Mayor, City of Larkspur, Marin County California • Member of the Board and Executive Committee, MCE Clean Energy (Marin, Napa, Solano, and Contra Costa Counties) • Past Executive Board Member, Cornell Law School Alumni Association • Past Member of the Board and Executive Committee, Voluntary Legal Services Program of the Bar Association of San Francisco • Past Member of the Board of Directors and Board Secretary, San Francisco Bar Association Foundation • Past Trustee, World Affairs Council of Northern California • Past Board Member, California Asia Business Council
    Honors/Awards
    • Chambers USA, America's Leading Lawyers for Business • Northern California Super Lawyers • Best Lawyers in America
    Articles/Publications
    • Kevin T. Haroff, EME Homer City v. EPA Affirms Role of Federalism in Environmental Regulation) The Legal Pulse (Wash. Legal Found., September 2012) • Kevin T. Haroff, On Thin Air: Standi·ng, Climate Change) and the National Environmental PolicyActJ 46 Val. U. L. Rev. 411 (2012) • Kevin T. Haroff and Amanda Leiter, On the Merits: EMEHomer City Generation v. U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (Wash. Legal Found., April 2012) • Kevin T. Haroff, The New Environmental Paradigm: Trends and Strategies for Responding to the Challenge of Climate Change) The Legal Impact of Climate Change - Leading Lawyers on Navigating New Laws, Avoiding Liability, and Anticipating Future Challenges for Clients (Thompson Reuters, 2010 ed.) • Kevin T. Haroff, Summers v. Earth Island Institute Reiterates Actual Injury Requirement for Citizen Suit Standing, 24:27 Legal Backgrounder (Wash. Legal Found., August 14, 2009) • Kevin T. Haroff & Katherine K. Moore, Global Climate Change and the National Environmental Policy Act) 42 U.S.F.L. Rev. 155 (2007)
  2. Summer Nastich
    Owner and sole proprietor
    Nastich Law

    2341 Derby Street
    Berkeley, CA 94705-

    Phone: 4157944210
    Email: summer@nastichlaw.com
    http://www.nastichlaw.com
    LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/in/summernastich

    ADR Services
    Arbitration;
    Additional ADR Services
    Early Neutral Evaluation
    ADR Experience/Training
    Arbitrator for California Bar Mandatory Fee Arbitration Program (since 2014), has handled approxiamately 12 fee arbitrations, member of the American Arbitration Association's panel of neutrals (since 2016), has been assigned to approxiamately 7 arbitrations in this capacity.
    Education
    J.D. Boston University 2003; M.S. Environmental Engineering UC Berkeley 2004; B.S. Humboldt State Biology, Zoology and Oceanography 1998
    Licenses/Certification
    California Bar
    Affiliations
    San Francisco Bar Association; Berkeley-Albany Bar Association; ABA.
    Honors/Awards
    Please see website (www.nastichlaw.com)
    Articles/Publications
    Please see website (www.nastichlaw.com)
  3. 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.
  4. Steven J. Geller MAI, Esq.
    Principal
    Steven J. Geller & Associates

    319 Diablo Road, Suite 212
    Danville, CA 94526-

    Phone: 9258204600
    Fax: 9258384559
    Email: sjgmai@comcast.net
    http://www.sgellerassociates.com
    LinkedIn http://www.LinkedIn.com/pub/steven-geller-mai-esq/9/6a1/b05

    ADR Services
    Arbitration; Mediation.
    Additional ADR Services
    Commercial Rent Arbitration/mediation; Insurance; Real Estate.
    Specialty Areas
    Appraisal; Valuation; Mediation; Expert Witness - Real Estate Valuation & Appraisal; Standard of Care - Appraisers; Diminution in value; Environmental; Water; Insurance, Business.
    ADR Experience/Training
    Extensive settlement mentor mediation experience, Contra Costa County Superior Court. 40 hour mediation fundamentals through Contra Costa County Bar (1996), California Department of Insurance Mediator. Insurance, Real Estate, Automotive disputes. Numerous EASE mediations conducted on behalf of Contra Costa County Superior Court. JAMS Arbitration experience, civil Arbitration/Mediation experience.
    Education
    JD, Law, Golden Gate University, 1988; BA, Economics/Environmental Studies, University of California at Santa Barbara - UCSB, 1980.
    Licenses/Certification
    Member Appraisal Institute (MAI), Member California State Bar, Licensed California State Certified General Appraiser.
    Affiliations
    California, State Bar, Appraisal Institute.
  5. Judicate West
    Aaron Gothelf
    Northern California Regional Director

    100 Pine Street, Suite 1950
    San Francisco, CA 94111-

    Phone: 8004888805
    Alternate: 4152661242
    Fax: 4152661243
    Email: aaron@judicatewest.com
    http://www.judicatewest.com

    ADR Services
    Arbitration; Mediation; Special Master.
    Specialty Areas
    Judicate West is one of California’s leading providers of private dispute resolution services with a distinguished roster of proven neutrals, including retired state and federal court judges and attorney mediators and arbitrators from a variety of practice areas. Founded in 1993, the firm prides itself on delivering quality service through integrity, flexibility and a commitment to being the gold standard in alternative dispute resolution (ADR). Judicate West has offices in Santa Ana, Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco.
  6. Jeffrey Kaufman
    Kaufman Law

    PO Box 1072
    Tiburon, CA 94920-4072

    Phone: 4158161003
    Fax: 4158080333
    Email: jkaufman@jeffreykaufmanlaw.com

    ADR Services
    Arbitration; Mediation; Special Master.
    Additional ADR Services
    Discovery Referee; Early Neutral Evaluator; Judge Pro Tem; Deposition Monitor.
    Specialty Areas
    Business; Commercial; Insurance; Construction; Environmental; Fee Disputes; Partnership Disputes; Professional Malpractice; Real Estate; Personal Injury.
    ADR Experience/Training
    40 years as litigator involving 50+ mediations; 40 hours Certified Comprehensive Mediator Training; Member of Marin Superior Court Settlement Conference Panel, BASF Mediation Panel, BASF Fee Arbitration Panel; Settlement Conference Judge Pro Tem in SF County; Small Claims Court Judge; Recommended by other mediators as "creative", "productive", "effective in driving large, ego-filled groups towards consensus".
    Education
    J.D., Law, University of Wisconsin, 1970; B.A., Political Science, University of Michigan, 1967.
    Licenses/Certification
    California Bar 1971, Wisconsin Bar 1970, U.S. Supreme Court 1979, 9th Circuit Court of Appeals 1974, 3rd Circuit Court of Appeals 2006, U.S. District Courts.
    Affiliations
    ABA - Dispute Resolution Section, Tips, Business Law Section; State Bar of California - Litigation Section; Bar Association of San Francisco.
    Honors/Awards
    Selected as one of San Francisco's Top AV Rated Lawyers by Martindale-Hubbell; Northern California Super Lawyer 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017, in areas of Alternative Dispute Resolution, Business Litigation, and Insurance Coverage.
    Articles/Publications
    "A Quick Overview of the Bermuda Form Excess Insurance Policy", International Society of Primerus Law Firms, Paradigm magazine, Winter 2012.
  7. Urs M. Laeuchli Esq.
    Arbitration Chambers

    One Market Street
    Spear Tower, 36th Floor
    San Francisco, CA 94105-

    Phone: 4152938099
    Email: Laeuchli1@Gmail.com
    http://www.Laeuchli-Arbitrator.com

    ADR Services
    Arbitration; Mediation.
    Additional ADR Services
    ADR System Design; Collaborative Law; Conciliation; Consulting; MedArb; Negotiation.
    Specialty Areas
    Business; Civil Rights; Commercial; Education; Environmental; Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual Issues; International; Malpractice (Legal, Medical, etc.); Probate/Trust; Real Estate.
  8. James R. Madison
    Attorney - Arbitrator - Mediator

    750 Menlo Avenue, Suite 250
    Menlo Park, CA 94025-4758

    Phone: 6503210349
    Alternate: 6507044525
    Fax: 6503320298
    Email: jrmcoach@aol.com
    http://www.madisonmediation.com

    ADR Services
    Arbitration; Mediation; Special Master.
    Additional ADR Services
    Neutral Evaluation; Referee; Partnering; Dispute Review Board; Project Neutral.
    Specialty Areas
    Construction; Employment; Contracts; Intellectual Property; Real Estate; Sports; Appellate; Franchise; Business; Partnerships.
  9. Robert S. Niemann
    Attorney/Partner
    Keller and Heckman LLP

    Three Embarcadero Center, Suite 1420
    San Francisco, CA 94111-

    Phone: 4159482827
    Fax: 4159482808
    Email: niemann@khlaw.com
    http://www.khlaw.com
    LinkedIn http://www.linkedin.com/in/robertniemann/

    ADR Services
    Arbitration; Mediation.
    Additional ADR Services
    Judge Pro Tempore; Discovery Referee; Unlawful Detainer Disputes;International Disputes; Fee Disputes.
    Specialty Areas
    Business Litigation; Commercial Litigation; Contracts; Torts and Personal Injury; Product Liability; Landlord-Tenant; Labor and Employment; Insurance; Real Estate & Property; Intellectual Property & Trade Secrets.
    ADR Experience/Training
    Over 39 years as a commercial trial lawyer. Extensive arbitration and mediation experience in all courts. I have presided over hundreds of arbitrations and mediations with great success. Judge Pro Tem for San Francisco Superior Court and arbitrator for San Francisco and Marin Courts since 1992. Arbitrator for National Arbitration Forum, 2003. BASF ADR Panel.
    Education
    BA, University of Minnesota, 1973; JD, Lincoln University, 1979.
    Licenses/Certification
    California Bar 1979, Judge Pro Tempore Training at SF Superior Court since 1992. Certificate of Training from National Arbitration Forum 2003.
    Affiliations
    State Bar of California, Defense Research Institute - ADR Committee. Member. BASF. Marin Bar Association. Cal Bar Intellectual Property Section.
    Honors/Awards
    AV rated in Martindale Hubbell, Northern California Super Lawyer for ten years, 2006-2017.
  10. Stephen G. Schrey
    Mediator & Arbitrator

    P.O. Box 2671
    San Francisco, CA 94126-

    Phone: 4159848228
    Alternate: 4154120417
    Fax: 4159848300
    Email: steve@schreyadr.com
    http://www.schreyadr.com
    LinkedIn http://www.LinkedIn.com/Stephen-Schrey-a7647137

    ADR Services
    Arbitration; Mediation.
    Additional ADR Services
    Early Neutral Evaluation; Judge Pro Tempore; Settlement Conferences.
    Specialty Areas
    Business Litigation; Insurance Coverage; Real Estate; Personal Injury; Legal & Medical Malpractice; Employment Disputes; ERISA; Intellectual Property.
    ADR Experience/Training
    Mediator and Arbitrator; ENE and mediator panel, U.S. District Court; Settlement panelist, Amador, Calaveras, Sacramento, Marin, Alameda, and Contra Costa Superior Courts; Mediator training with Steve Rosenberg and U.S. District Court; AAA commercial arbitration and mediator panels, and AAA arbitrator training; Panelist on Kaiser member arbitrations.
    Education
    J.D., University of San Francisco, 1974; B.A., History, University of Santa Clara, 1970.
    Licenses/Certification
    State Bar of California; Ninth Circuit; U.S. District Courts, Northern, Eastern, Central & Southern Districts of California.
    Affiliations
    ABA Section of Dispute Resolution; Bar Association of San Francisco; Association of Business Trial Lawyers; The Mediation Society, Board of Directors 2014-present.
    Honors/Awards
    AV Preeminent Rating - Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review.
    Articles/Publications
    Let's Pick a Mediator, San Francisco Attorney, Spring 2013; The Importance of Mediator Follow-Up, BASF Bulletin, December 2013; Cellar Blindness in Mediation and How to Avoid It, BASF Bulletin, November 2015; Deciding on The "Decider": Tips on Arbitrator Selection, BASF Bulletin, April 2016.

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