Bay Area Mediation Services

Cut the emotional and financial burdens of disputes with mediation.

BASF’s professional mediators resolve disputes in over 30 areas of law. Our mediators have, on average, 30 years of law practice. Clients and attorneys report an impressive 97% satisfaction rate with the program.

To schedule mediations, both parties need to agree to mediate. If both agree, you are ready to go.

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Our Mediation Package

For $295 per party, you get:

  • Two hours of mediation
  • One hour of mediation preparation
  • Professional, helpful staff to contact the other party about mediating, if needed
  • Your choice of experienced mediators
  • Professional, helpful staff to match qualified mediators to the area of law
  • Prompt administrative support throughout the process
  • Mediation conference space at BASF

Most mediations last longer than two hours and may need more than one hour of preparation time. Extra hours (beyond the covered three hours) are paid directly to the mediator at their hourly rate.

BASF mediators are available in San Francisco, Marin, Alameda, Contra Costa and San Mateo counties.

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

NOTE: If the other party does not agree to mediation, you will receive a refund less a $45 processing fee.


ADR – Vernon Bradley, Law Offices of Vernon Bradley

The Bar Association of San Francisco's Mediation Services is the best deal in town. The service and results are the least expensive and the mediator was the best I have ever experienced.

Vernon Bradley, Law Offices of Vernon Bradley, Sausalito

ADR – Nick Berg, CitiScape Property Management Group

Using a BASF mediator helped us to resolve a difficult and contentious payment dispute through calm dialogue in a safe space.

Nick Berg, CitiScape Property Management Group

ADR – Louis Silver, Silver & Katz

This service was especially useful to litigants who do not primarily practice in San Francisco Superior Court. Both BASF staff and the mediator were responsive and professional.

Louis Silver, Silver & Katz
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