Dave Rudy Mediator, Mediator & Arbitrator, based in San Francisco, California.
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MEMBER PROFILE: Dave Rudy Mediator
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Dave Rudy Mediator
ADR Services, Inc.
100 First Street, 27th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105

Tel: (415) 772-0900
Email: daverudy@adrservices.com

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With approximately 2,000 successful mediations since 1991, David Rudy is recognized by the Academy for his settlement of complex, multiparty, and difficult cases.


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Serving the following Counties:
Alameda, Contra Costa, Fresno, Kern, Los Angeles, Marin, Mendocino, Merced, Monterey, Napa, Orange, Placer, Riverside, Sacramento, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Francisco, San Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo, Santa Barbara, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Shasta, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Ventura, Yolo

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Dave Rudy Mediator has experience in settling the following civil matters:
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Biographical Notes:
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Dave has been a full-time neutral since 1991. A pioneer and founding participant in Bates Edwards Group in 1991, he is affiliated with Judicate West statewide in California.   He has deep experience in a wide variety of subject matter areas.  Dave's "specialty" is resolving challenging cases of all genres (except domestic mediation), and managing an efficient process in cases with complex logistics.  He is a recognized speaker and trainer in mediation.  Dave is affiliated with Judicate West. Dave's assistant Gemie works directly with the clients in an effort to accommodate their needs wherever and however possible.

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  • 1968 - Tufts University, B.A., magna cum laude
  • 1969 - University of Chicago, M.A.
  • 1974 - University of San Francisco, School of Law, J.D., magna cum laude

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English, French

Memberships & Affiliations :
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  • American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Previous affiliations with Bates Edwards Group, JAMS, American Arbitration Association
  • American Bar Association, Construction Forum, Dispute Resolution Forum; California Bar Association; San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association


Rates: $5950-6950 per day

Mediation: A "day" includes up to two hours' time in advance of mediation (telephone conferences, reading briefs, etc) and as many hours of mediation as are necessary within a calendar day of commencement.

All additional time is billed at hourly rate.

Arbitration time is billed by the day or 1/2 day.
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Payment: Actual receipt of billed fees due 15 business days prior to commencement of mediation. For arbitration, payment terms are by written arbitration retention agreement.
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Cancellation Policy: Receipt of notice of cancellation or date changes within 10 business days of mediation billed at one day rate to the cancelling/changing party(ies), unless the reserved time can be re-booked (in which case there is no charge for cancellation or date change).
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