John Irwin

Commercial Mediator
John Irwin Mediation Services
1055 East Colorado Blvd., Fifth Floor
Suite 5208
Pasadena, CA 91106
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Professional Work History:

Commercial Mediator: 2010 - present Mediating a vast array of case types specializing in difficult cases and difficult parties.

Dispute Resolution Experience

Commercial Mediation experience with 90% settlement rate. Cases types include:
Employment - Wrongful Termination, Hostile Work Environment, Wage and Hour, Harassment and ADA.
Other case types: Construction Industry, Breach of Contract, Real Estate, Business and more.

I work at a fast pace and am known for getting to the heart of the matter and arriving at creative resolutions.
Many of my clients are regulars who bring their toughest cases.

Cornell University Dispute Resolution Training (Course titles and dates taken)

Employment Law Mediation April 2012

Other Dispute Resolution Training

Mediating the Litigated Case - Pepperdine University
Internship in Advanced Mediation and Arbitration - University of La Verne
Mediation Certification - University of La Verne
Various Seminars on State Labor Law

Professional Associations

Southern California Mediation Association, Los Angeles County Bar Association


Pasadena City College - A.A. Social and Behavioral Sciences University of La Verne - B.S. Organizational Management and HR minorTrinity Law School - Torts/Contracts/Legal Research & Writing


Available upon Request

Fee Policy

$ 2,800.00 per day / $ 1,400.00 half day $ 350.00 per hour with 4 hour minimum
All daily rates are inclusive of preparation and follow up phone calls/emails.