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.Featured Member

Gillian Brady

Gillian Brady is an Attorney Mediator with over 600 hours of mediation training. She founded Better Solutions Mediation in 2004 to provide an alternative to the high cost and stress of going to court. In 2016 she acquired Finding Common Ground Mediation and Law Services© from her mentor, Sharyn Kaplan. Gillian has been mediating exclusively since 2003 and has successfully mediated over 500 cases. Gillian works with clients looking for meaningful and durable solutions to their conflicts. Gillian believes mediation is the best process to help people reach lasting agreements that are reflective of their own, unique goals and priorities.
If you are an attorney interested in building or growing your own Mediation practice, Gillian offers training and franchisee opportunities to qualified professionals.

Licensed Attorney since 1998, Full-time Mediator since 2004.

ADR Experience

Over 600 hours of mediation training; Also
Offering Mediation Training and Franchisee Opportunities to qualified Professionals


We offer a structured approach to help clients resolve all of their legal issues in a productive process that has been perfected over the past 20 years.


UC Davis, BA Linguistics and German, Dean’s Honor List;
American University, Washington College of Law, Juris Doctor, International Human Rights

Areas Of Practice

  • Adult Family
  • Business
  • Community
  • Cross Cultural
  • Divorce (all issues)
  • Divorce (parenting)
  • Elder
  • Family
  • Landlord - Tenant
  • Marital Mediation
  • Online Family/Divorce
  • Online Mediation
  • Prenuptial
  • Real Estate

Additional Services

  • Advanced Mediation Trainer
  • Mediating Lawyer
  • Mediation Consultant
  • Mediation Trainer

Liability Insurance

  • Yes

Professional Associations

  • ABA DR - ABA Section of DR
  • SCMA - S. California Mediation Assoc.
  • ACR - Assoc. for Conflict Resolution
  • IAM - International Academy of Mediators
  • MBB - Mediators Beyond Borders
  • APFM - Acad. of Professional Family Mediators

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