Civil Mediator Background Information


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Name:
Franklin, Phillip
Firm Name:
Address:
Franklin Dispute Resolution Services
155 N. Riverview Drive Suite 100
Anaheim Hills CA 92808
 Phone:
Email:
Website:
657-223-6487
philfrankadr@gmail.c
www.franklinadr.com
BAR Number:
76446
ADR Experience: (Arbitration, Mediation & Settlement Conferences)

I have participated in numerous settlement conferences as counsel in real property, contract and insurance matters. I have completed more than 50 litigated cases over the last 10 years. However, I have completed only one mediation of a litigated case within the last 2 years. I have mediated litigated cases in real property, contract, personal injury, property damage and probate matters. Mediation Experience: California Department of Insurance (9/1/2011) Riverside Superior Court (9/1/2010) Orange County Bar Association (9/1/1998)

Subject Matter Expertise Area(s):
  • Business
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury
  • Product Liability
  • contract; probate; wills/trusts
Languages Spoken:
(Other Than English)

Representation:

Plantiff Representation: 50%

Defendant Representation: 50%

Current Practice & Professional History (Temp Judge Exp):

Currently, my practice is mostly limited to mediation. I previously practiced in the state courts: Riverside, Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego, and Ventura superior courts.

Educational Background:

University of California, Los Angeles: Bachelor of Arts Southwestern Law School, Los Angeles: Juris Doctor Pepperdine University School of Law, Straus Institute, Malibu: Certificate of Dispute Resolution

ADR Training:

Arbitration training with the Orange County Bar Association. I arbitrated 3 attorney-client fee disputes.

Professional Licenses:

I was a licensed life, health, fire and casualty insurance agent. I was a licensed real estate broker.

Arbitration Approach:

Generally, my mediation approach is both facilitative and evaluative, depending on the needs of the parties and the nature of the dispute.

Briefs & Other:

I prefer to have written briefs or mediation conference statements delivered to me at least 5 calendar days before the mediation conference. Statements should be no more than 10 pages, double spaced, 12 point font. Delivery may be by email, fax or mail.

Fee Information:

$250 per hour. $1,500 per day. $750 per half day I negotiate rates with litigants/attorneys. I would consider providing mediations at no charge to indigent pro pers, however.

Locations:

Both Western and Eastern region of Riverside County.


DISCLAIMER: This information has been provided by the mediator and has not been independently verified by the Superior Court of California, County of Riverside. The Court provides this list of mediators as a public service. The Court does not endorse, recommend, or make any warranty pertaining to the qualifications or competency of any provider on this list. Inclusion on the list is based on the representations of the mediator. The Court assumes no responsibility of liability for any act or omission of any mediator on the list.