Alternative Dispute Resolution Directory

Robert T. Fries

Robert T. Fries

Attorney - Mediator

Carter, Carter, Fries & Grunschlag

ADR Services


Additional Services

Early Neutral Evaluation.

Specialty Areas

Employment; Civil Rights; Police Practices; Labor - Management; Discrimination; Harassment; Attorney Fees; Disability - Access; Wage - Hour; Class Actions.

ADR Experience/Training

Mediating since 1990; Over 300 hours mediation training; On Superior, Appellate, and District Court panels; 30 years negotiation, trial and appellate experience at Steinhart & Falconer; flexible mediation style, adept at working with high stakes and high emotions, managing interpersonal relationships.


B.A., Philosophy, Phi Beta Kappa; J.D., Order of the Coif, Stanford University.


California Bar.


Past-President, The Mediation Society; Adjunct professor, Center for Negotiation and Dispute Resolution, UC Hastings Law School; Fellow, College of Labor and Employment Lawyers.