Kenneth C. Gibbs, Mediator & Arbitrator, based in Los Angeles, California.
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MEMBER PROFILE: Kenneth C. Gibbs
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Kenneth C. Gibbs
555 West 5th Street
32nd Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90013

Tel: (213) 253-9776
Fax: (213) 620-0100

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Widely respected in the field of Construction Law, Mr Gibbs turned to fulltime mediation and arbitration since 1996. Mr. Gibbs has worked exclusively as a mediator and arbitrator of construction industry and business disputes in recent years, resolving over 1000 disputes to date.

Calendar Last Updated: 8 Nov 18


To book a mediation please call my case manager, Michael Dawson at 213-253-9776


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Serving the following Counties:
Alameda, Butte, Contra Costa, El Dorado, Fresno, Glenn, Imperial, Inyo, Kern, Kings, Lake, Lassen, Los Angeles, Madera, Marin, Mariposa, Mendocino, Merced, Mono, Monterey, Napa, Orange, Placer, Plumas, Riverside, Sacramento, San Benito, San Bernardino, San Diego, San Francisco, San Joaquin, San Luis Obispo, San Mateo, Santa Barbara, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Solano, Sonoma, Ventura, Yolo, Yuba

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Kenneth C. Gibbs has experience in settling the following civil matters:
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Biographical Notes:
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Mr. Gibbs spent the first 25 years of his career representing owners, contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers, design professionals and sureties in construction industry matters and disputes. Since 1996, Mr. Gibbs has worked exclusively as a mediator, arbitrator and project neutral of construction, insurance and business disputes in both the public and private sectors and has mediated or arbitrated more than 2000 matters. Mr. Gibbs has written many books and articles on construction industry-related topics, including California Construction Law, now in its 17th edition and has been an Adjunct Professor of Law at Loyola Law School. He has also conducted many seminars for construction trade groups and professional associations nationwide and has been a principal speaker on many occasions at the Construction SuperConference. Mr. Gibbs is a fellow in the American College of Construction Lawyers and is a member of the Public Contract law Section and the Forum Committee on the Construction Industry of the American Bar Association. He is an arbitrator on the State of California Public Works Arbitration Panel. Mr. Gibbs has been named by the Daily Journal as one of the top 40 neutrals in California and is ranked in "Band One" of construction mediators by Chambers USA.

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  • University of California at Los Angeles School of Law, Los Angeles, CA , 1974 - J.D.
  • University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, 1971 - A.B. (Honors: magna cum laude, Honors: Phi Beta Kappa)

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Memberships & Affiliations :
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  • State Bar of California - Member, Real Property Section, Construction Law Subsection
  • State of California Public Works Arbitration Panel - Arbitrator
  • American Bar Association - Member, Public Contract Law Section
  • American Bar Association - Member, Forum Committee on the Construction Industry
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association - Member, Real Property Section and Construction Law Subsection
  • Adjunct Professor of Law, Loyola Law School
  • Fellow, American College of Construction Lawyers


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