Professional Details

Judy Gordon
Senior MediatorSenior MediatorSenior Mediator

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2525 Golden Rain Road, Suite 9
Walnut Creek, CA 94595
USA
925 938-2525
Fax: 925 938-2525

Description of Practice

I specialize in business, workplace and family disputes. I enjoy working with parties in ongoing relationships and am effective in highly emotionally charged situations. My practice includes cases in employment, business, landlord/tenant and family. I am also available to do consultation, training or presentations on communication skills, customer service and conflict management.

Professional Background

As a customer service specialist, public speaker and trainer, I have developed workshops and given presentations on listening skills, conflict resolution and customer service. Currently, I am the assistant producer for a radio show on issues in the work place.

Experience

A mediator since 1987, I am on the panels for the U.S. Postal Service and the Court of Appeal, First Appellate District. I have worked as a mediator, senior case coordinator and trainer for the Conciliation Forums of Oakland and for the Victim Offender Reconciliation Program. I have mediated a wide variety of cases. Many have involved parties from different backgrounds and cultures.

Approach

I have a facilitative / transformative approach to mediation. I help the parties to work out their own best solutions.

Other Information

I teach 2 graduate level conflict resolution classes for Golden Gate University: Conflict Resolution Skills and Techniques and Structure, Theory and Ethics of Conflict Resolution. My professional affiliations include: Assoc.for Dispute Resolution of N. Cal., former VP and Chair of program committee, Northern California Human Resources Assoc., Former member National Speakers Assoc., American Society for Training and Development

Areas of Practice

  • Adult Family
  • Business
  • Civil (general)
  • Commercial
  • Community (63 mediated)
  • Cross Cultural (85 mediated)
  • EEOC (200 mediated)
  • Elder
  • Employment (195 mediated)
  • Family (10 mediated)
  • General
  • Insurance
  • Landlord - Tenant (12 mediated)
  • Online Mediation
  • Organizational
  • Partnership (1 mediated)
  • Postal Service (200 mediated)
  • Probate (5 mediated)
  • Victim - Offender (38 mediated)
  • Workplace (200 mediated)

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Advanced Mediation Trainer
  • Communication Skills Trainer
  • Mediation Consultant
  • Mediation Trainer
  • Facilitator

References

Restelli Brown United States Postal Service John Toker Court of Appeal, First District, CA Teresa Richard United States Postal Service