Alternative Dispute Resolution Section

About the Section

The Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Section promotes litigation alternatives by providing a forum for information-exchange and discussion, and serving as a liaison with the judiciary. The Section, led by the Executive Committee, also presents several MCLEs and networking opportunities throughout the year.

Upcoming Events

Secrets to Settling Cases: Tips From the Bench

May 29, 2014 12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Please join the ADR Section and Alameda County Judge Paul Herbert (Dept 14 Small Claims Settlement) for a discussion on little known secrets to settling cases. This is a great opportunity to hear directly from Judge Herbert about his experience as a small claims and settlement conference judge. Judge Herbert will offer tips for new and experienced practitioners alike on what works and doesn’t work to settle out of court.

 

ADR Newsletters

February 2013 e-Newsletter

March 2012 ADR e-Newsletter

ADR Articles

Check out these articles submitted by ACBA ADR Section members:

If you would like to submit an article to be posted here or in the ADR Newsletter, please contact Hadassah Hayashi at hadassah@acbanet.org or (510) 302-2200.

Executive Committee Meetings

The Executive Committee is responsible for planning the section's MCLEs and other networking events throughout the year. The Executive Committee meets the second Wednesday of every month, except for July, August and December. If you would like to receive minutes, agendas, or if you would like to attend an Executive Committee meeting, please contact Hadassah Hayashi at Hadassah@acbanet.org or (510) 302-2200. 
 



The Executive Committee
 

CHAIR
Susan J. Davidson


Dispute Resolution Specialists
697 Colusa Avenue
Berkeley, CA 94707
adrexpert@aol.com
(510) 647-9120
    

CO-CHAIR
Frank Russo


Russo Mediation and Law
1185 Trestle Glen Road
Oakland, CA 94610
(510) 452-5001
         

SECRETARY
Vacant


 

 

 

MEMBER
Marc Allen Fong


Law Offices of Fong & Fong
2161 Harbor Bay Parkway
Alameda, CA 94502
(510) 748-6800 
       

MEMBER
Malcom Sher


Law Office of Malcolm Sher
3494 Camino Tassajara # 431
Danville, CA 94506
(925) 906-0990
 

MEMBER
Teri H. Sklar


Mediator/Attorney at Law
2404 California Street #34
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 929-7355
         

MEMBER
R. Camile King


Law & Mediation Offices of Lovko & King
1061 Eastshore Hwy, Suite 206
Berkeley, CA 94710
(510) 859-7377
         

 

 
         

MEMBER/BOARD LIAISON
Robbert Frassetto


Frassetto Law LLP
Jack London Square
160 Franklin Street, Suite 200
Oakland, CA 94607
(510) 817-0466
www.frassettolaw.com
 
 
STAFF LIAISON
Hadassah Hayashi

Alameda County Bar Association
1000 Broadway, Suite 480
Oakland, CA 94607
Hadassah@acbanet.org
(510) 302-2200

 

 

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