Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Services

Going to court is not always the answer. Our ADR Services arbitrators and mediators are skilled professionals who can help you resolve issues outside the courtroom. Save time, reduce expenses, and avoid the hassle of a legal battle when you use our services.


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Mediation Services

Resolve almost any dispute with our professional mediation service

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Attorney/Client Fee Dispute Program

Resolve disagreements with attorney bills and fees.

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Attorney/Attorney Fee Dispute Program

Resolve fee disputes between attorneys.

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Conflict Resolution Consulting

When you need support to deescalate tensions and return to constructive dialogue, choose BASF's conflict resolution consulting services.

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Conflict Intervention Service

Resolve a conflict in affordable housing. This is a mediation and conflict resolution consulting program through the City & County of San Francisco.

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Forms & Rules

Easy access to the ADR forms and rules you need.

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Training & Workshops

For ADR practitioners and attorneys who want to enhance advocacy skills.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Expand your skill set and serve your community. Email ADR@sfbar.org for more information.

  • Fee Disputes Arbitrator: Attorneys and members of the public can serve on this panel
  • Fee Disputes Mediator: Attorneys and members of the public can serve on this panel

Become a BASF Mediator

Bay Area Mediation Services Panel Membership

Join the experienced professionals on BASF’s award-winning mediation panel. You must have extensive training and experience to be on this panel.

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Conflict Intervention Service Mediator Application

Please apply if your background includes one or more of the following: landlord-tenant law, housing disputes, mental health, addiction, social work and psychology. For questions, please contact Roger Moss at rmoss@sfbar.org or 415-782-8940.