Patsy K. Schiff has a B.A. in Psychology and a J.D. from UCLA Law School. She has in excess of 420 hours of training in mediation with the Center for Mediation in the Law, Mill Valley, with Community Boards, San Francisco, with the Academy of Family Mediators, and others. Patsy is a founding Board Member of the Sacramento Mediation Center, and a lifetime Practitioner Member of the Academy of Family Mediators. In 1993 she received the Peacemaker of the year award.
Patsy has been an attorney and mediator in Sacramento since 1983. She has mediated more than two thousand cases in Sacramento and finds mediation to be a rewarding alternative in law today.