Bay Area Mediation Services

Grace Seferian, PE, PMP, MEM, LEED AP, QSD, QSP

Mediator and Arbitrator | ResolveWithGrace

Grace Seferian

Areas of Expertise

Construction (all types of disputes and claims, Engineering Disputes, Contractor/Subcontractor Disputes); Business; Landlord/Tenant; Breach of Contract; Fee Disputes; Securities

Grace Seferian is a Program and Construction Management professional, a Mediator, Arbitrator and Dispute Review Board (DRB) professional with over 20 years of construction experience in both the public and private sectors. She runs a construction management consulting business and also practices Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) with a focus on construction. She also conducts mediations, either in-person or online, in areas such as Business, Landlord/Tenant, Contract, Fee Disputes and Securities matters.

Seferian serves on several ADR panels such as The Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF), Contra Costa County Superior Court of California, Construction Dispute Resolution Services (CDRS), Caltrans DRB/DRA, Arts Arbitration and Mediation Services (AAMS), FINRA, Congress of Neutrals, and Department of Police Accountability (DPA). She is also an active member of The Mediation Society.

Seferian holds a Master of Engineering Management degree and is a California licensed Professional Civil Engineer as well as a General Contractor. Seferian received her dispute resolution mediator training at UC Berkeley. She pursues advanced ADR training on an ongoing basis.

Seferian applies her extensive knowledge of the fundamentals of construction law in her daily practice. The combination of her engineering and construction experience proffers her mastery over the building process. With a deep understanding of technical terms, engineering and claims analysis principles, she continues to resolve hundreds of construction disputes and potential claims. Her expertise in construction allows her to easily comprehend and assess obstacles to the resolution of construction disputes, thereby presenting creative avenues amenable to the common goal of opposing parties.

Hourly rate: $250

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