Senior Mediator

Senior MediatorThis mediator has at least 100 hours of mediation training, 500 hours of mediation experience, agrees to take part in at least 12 hours per year of continuing mediation education, and subscribes to's required standards of mediation practice.Certified Mediator

Steven Rosenberg

Steven Rosenberg was an Adjunct Professor of law who mediates commercial and divorce matters and conducts related teaching and training.

Arbitrator for the San Francisco Superior Court, the American Arbitration Association and the Marin County Bar Association Fee Arbitration Panel. Appointed Mediator/Special Master by the Marin Superior Court. Trial and litigation pratice from 1969 to 1992,
representing both plaintiffs and defendants in civil litigation, including personal injury, as well as criminal law, and family law.

ADR Experience

Served as a mediator in over 1000 cases involving commercial, real estate, employment, probate, P.I. and divorce. An adjunct professor for the University of San Francisco Law School, teaching Mediation and Negotiation. Was selected to provide mediation training for the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, San Francisco Superior Court Probate Dept., California Judges Assn. and the California Judicial Council.


My approach follows a facilitative model focusing on helping the parties create their own solutions. While I am willing and able to point out reasons why settlement is appropriate, I do not force parties to settle contrary to their own best interests.


J.D.: University of Iowa 1969
B.A.: Univeristy of Iowa 1966

Areas Of Practice

  • Business
  • Civil (general)
  • Commercial
  • Construction
  • Contracts
  • Cross Cultural
  • Divorce (all issues)
  • Divorce (parenting)
  • Elder
  • Employment
  • Entertainment
  • Environmental
  • Estate Planning
  • Family
  • General
  • Insurance
  • International
  • Landlord - Tenant
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Organizational
  • Partnership
  • Personal Injury
  • Probate
  • Professional Fees
  • Real Estate
  • Technology
  • Workplace

Additional Services

  • Advanced Mediation Trainer
  • Communication Skills Trainer
  • Estate Planner
  • Facilitator
  • Mediating Lawyer
  • Mediation Consultant
  • Mediation Trainer
  • Systems Designer

Fees and Provisos

$450/hr for 2 party case
$475/hr for 3 party case
$500/hr for 4 or more parties

Liability Insurance

  • Yes

Professional Associations

  • ABA DR - ABA Section of DR
  • ACR - Assoc. for Conflict Resolution

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