Arbitration • Mediation • DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Alternative Dispute Resolution Experience

American Arbitration Association, Member of National Panel of Commercial, Construction, and Energy Arbitrators since 1983; and Member of its Large Complex Case Panel.

California Office of Administrative Hearings, Public Works Contract Arbitration Program, Member of Active Arbitrator Panel.

Adjudicated numerous construction, energy, real estate and commercial cases. A partial listing of representative matters follows:

Geothermal Drilling Project, The Geysers, California: Acted as sole arbitrator in contract dispute between owner and developer of geothermal wells.
Shopping Mall, San Francisco: Member of three-arbitrator panel in dispute between owner/builder and contractor regarding claims for delay and acceleration on new shopping mall project. 
Cogeneration Plant, Long Beach, California: Chair of three-arbitrator panel in dispute over tax and contract issues between the Seller and Purchaser of Cogeneration Plant.
Big Box Superstore, Antioch, California: Sole arbitrator in dispute between general contractor and subcontractor regarding termination and defective workmanship issues on "Superstore" project.
Luxury Residence, San Jose, California: Sole arbitrator in dispute between homeowner and general contractor regarding claims and counterclaims for termination, over billing, delay and defective work on project.
Gas Fired Power Plant, Chicago, Illinois: Member of three-arbitrator panel in dispute over termination and damages between EPC contractor and subcontractor.
Energy Marketing Contract: Chair of three-arbitrator panel on dispute over termination of power supply contract between Energy Service Provider and manufacturer/customer.
Residential Subdivision, San Jose, California: Sole arbitrator in dispute over development losses between joint venture partners.
Juvenile Detention Center, Los Angeles, California: Sole arbitrator in dispute over claims and damages for change orders, delay and disruption between County and general contractor.
Shopping Center, Fremont, California: Sole arbitrator in dispute over change in site conditions between contractor and subcontractor.