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Douglas A. Glass Esq., Mediator, San Diego, California.

Douglas A. Glass Esq.

Glass Mediations
2550 5th Avenue, Suite 605
San Diego, CA, 92103
Tel: (619) 234-7790
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Fax: (619) 234-2354
Website: www.glassmediations.com
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Recognized to California Chapter for Mediation
  • Practice Commenced: 2001
  • Total Mediations (as of Jan 2019): 3800
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Biographical

Douglas A. Glass is a mediator in San Diego, California, and devotes his entire professional practice exclusively to mediations. Since becoming a full-time mediator in 2001, Doug has mediated over 3,700 cases establishing him as one of the most trusted, experienced and popular mediators in California. In 2017, Best Lawyers in America named Doug as the "Lawyer of the Year" for Mediation in San Diego.  The Daily Journal recognized Doug as one of the "Top 50 Neutrals" in California in 2013.  He has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America every year since 2008 in the category of Mediation.  

Between 1982 and 2001, Doug was a civil trial attorney with an emphasis on real estate, personal injury, and construction defect litigation. He primarily represented plaintiffs, but developed an expertise in defending home inspectors and, as a result, did a significant amount of insurance defense work for construction and design professionals. Doug tried over 100 cases during his career and in 1997 was honored by the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego with an Outstanding Trial Lawyer Award. In 2001, he was recognized by the California Real Estate Inspection Association as one of the twenty-five most influential individuals in the twenty-five year history of CREIA.


Case Experience

  • ADA Disability
  • Automotive
  • Banking & Finance
  • Bankruptcy/Creditors
  • Business Dissolution
  • Civil Rights
  • Class Actions
  • Commercial/Business
  • Community Associations
  • Condominiums
  • Construction
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Contract Disputes
  • Cross Cultural
  • Debt Collections
  • Discrimination
  • Education
  • Elder Abuse
  • Eminent Domain
  • Employment
  • Family Businesses
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Labor/Unions
  • Land Use/Planning
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Lemon Law
  • Libel & Slander
  • Local Govt./Municipalities
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Mortgage Foreclosure
  • Native American
  • Nursing Homes
  • Partnerships
  • Personal Injury
  • Police
  • Premises Liability
  • Probate
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Fees
  • Professional Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property Damage
  • Real Estate
  • Religious Institutions
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Technology
  • Title Disputes
  • Torts
  • Transportation
  • Trusts / Estates
  • Unfair Competition
  • Utilities
  • Wage & Hour/FMLA
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Wrongful Death

Education

  • University of California, Santa Barbara (1972-1974)
  • San Diego State University, Bachelor of Science (Business Administration) 1977
  • California Western School of Law, San Diego, CA Juris Doctor 1982

Memberships & Affiliations

  • San Diego Superior Court Civil Mediation Panel
  • Southern California Mediation Association

Honors & Awards:

  • Best Lawyers in America "Lawyer of the Year" - Mediation San Diego 2017
  • Daily Journal "Top 50 Neutrals" 2013
  • Best Lawyers in America, Mediation: 2008 - 2019   
  • San Diego Super Lawyers, ADR - 2010 & 2011 
  • AV rated by Martindale-Hubbell
  • Outstanding Trial Lawyer Award, Consumer Attorneys of San Diego 1997
  • President, Association for Conflict Resolution - San Diego Chapter 2004
  • Co-founder, Association for Dispute Resolution - San Diego, Inc. 2004
  • Board of Directors, Association for Conflict Resolution San Diego Chapter 2001-2003
  • President, California Western School of Law Alumni Association 1992-1994
  • Board of Directors, Consumer Attorneys of San Diego 2000

Rates Information

$3,000 for a 2 party half day (up to 4 hours), $3,600 for a 3 or more party half day (up to 4 hours) and $6,000 for a full day (up to 8 hours) for mediations conducted in San Diego County. Mediations conducted outside San Diego County are $7,500 for a full day (up to 8 hours of mediation time). Additional time at $750.00 per hour. Please call for further details.

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