As a conflict resolution consultant in Silicon Valley, San Francisco, an ... more
John studied law at the University of Cape Town before moving to Namibia where he practiced from 1988 to 1995.
After moving to the California in 1996, John set about getting trained as a mediator. Since then John has successfully mediated hundreds’ of disputes in the workplace. He ... more
Paula J. Trout is President and CEO of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Forums. She provides ADR services in mediation, negotiation, facilitation, conciliation, settlement conferences, fact finding (decisional and pre-decisional), early neutral evaluation (ENE), investigation an ... more
My practice is based on the best practices in dispute resolution with a foundation rooted in a master’s degree in dispute resolution, exten ... more
Barb North has a particular expertise in conflict management training and mediation in sensitive areas. North is also an innovator in the area of Individual Conflict Coaching. She has made numerous TV appearances, designs conflict management programs for organizations, conducts one ... more
Often, however, it is not enough to merely resolve an existing dispute; ... more
Unfortunately the legal process is too expensive, complicated, time-consuming, byzantine, and too often does not produce satisfactory resu ... more