Professional Work History:
More than 35 years of experience litigating employment disputes in state and federal court, representing both employers and employees. Extensive experience in the public sector and in advising clients on employment issues. Currently serving as a judge pro tem for the Maricopa County Superior Court conducting settlement conferences and short jury trials.
Dispute Resolution Experience
I have conducted more than 200 arbitrations and settlement conferences as the neutral and have participated as counsel for one of the parties in arbitrations and settlement conferences more than 75 times.
Cornell University Dispute Resolution Training (Course titles and dates taken)
Other Dispute Resolution Training
Employment Law Mediator Training Program, The Alliance for Education in Dispute Resolution, June 2003
American Bar Association, State Bar of Arizona, Maricopa County Bar Association, State Bar of Utah
B.A. Journalism, Arizona State University 1974 J.D. Arizona State University 1977
$400 an hour for both preparation and time expended in the mediation.