BASF Mediation Services Panelists: A Wide Spectrum of Skills

Marilyn King, ADR Manager

Do you have cases ripe for mediation?

Below you will find a selection of some the Bar Association of San Francisco’s (BASF) Mediation Services panelists and their areas of expertise. BASF mediators can assist with almost any type of dispute, whether for a few hours or several days.

Visit www.sfbar.org/mediation to search for a mediator by practice area or location, read mediator bios and find out more about the Bay Area Mediation Services of BASF.

Call 415-782-8905 for more information.

Margaret Hand: Probate, Trust, Legal Malpractice: all actions arising under the Probate Code, including actions for fraud, undue influence, forgery or mistake, objections to a fiduciary’s accounting, actions to remove or surcharge a trustee or executor or other fiduciary, contested conservatorships or guardianships, and actions alleging elder abuse, whether brought under the Probate Code or the Welfare & Institutions Code.

Basil Plastiras: Business, Commercial, Construction, Contract, Fee Disputes, Landlord/Tenant, Legal Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Probate, Real Estate, Uninsured Motorist

Gregory Walker: Business, Commercial, Construction, Contract, Insurance, Debtor/Creditor, Landlord/Tenant, Personal Injury, Probate, Real Estate, Uninsured Motorist

Laura Goldin: Family Law, including all aspects of Domestic Partnership, Non Marital and Marital Terminations (Asset Division, Child and Spousal Support, Child Custody), Pre and Post Cohabitation and Marital/Domestic Partnership Agreements, Pre-Estate Planning Agreements, Probate Dispute Resolution

Dean Christopherson: Banking, real estate, contracts, commercial, consumer and collections litigation (including FDCPA and related defenses) Banking, real estate, contracts, commercial, consumer and collections litigation (including FDCPA and related defenses)

Nicole Gesher: Business, Civil Rights, Commercial, Contracts, Fee Disputes, Financial, HOA/TIC/Condo Disputes, Intellectual Property, Landlord/Tenant, Partnership/Nonprofit Dissolution, Women’s Issues

Stephen Ruben: Family Law, Dissolution, Domestic Partnership Including Dissolution of Domestic Partnership, Co-Habitation Claims Under Marvin v. Marvin, Property Division, Spousal and Child Support, Custody and Visitation Disputes, Pre-Marital and Post-Marital Agreements, Attorney Fee Disputes


www.sfbar.org/mediation

Visit BASF’s ADR Directory to search even more Arbitrators, Mediators and Special Masters by name, company or area of practice. www.sfbar.org/adrdirectory