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April 16, 2021 | HON. ABRAHAM KHAN (RET.)

Reading Tea Leaves

Neutral Abraham Khan understands where people are at and where they should end up. Before Abraham Khan began his more than three-decade service on the Los Angeles County superior and municipal courts, he worked three…..

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April 5, 2021 | HON. CLIFFORD L. KLEIN (RET.)

Hon. Clifford L. Klein (Ret.) Joins Signature Resolution

Former superior court judge and prosecutor will resolve disputes regarding probate and trusts and estates LOS ANGELES – April 05, 2021 – Signature Resolution, a leader in alternative dispute resolution, announced today that the Hon……

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March 26, 2021 | GREG DAVID DERIN, ESQ.

Mediator’s Proposals: Value & Unintended Consequences

“We are at an impasse! We will move no further.” How often have parties uttered these words, often out of impatience, fear or for strategic reasons. READ MORE

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March 17, 2021 | HON. SUZANNE H. SEGAL (RET.)

Prepared and Persistent

Over her 18 years as a federal magistrate judge, Suzanne H. Segal handled many criminal matters, discovery disputes, habeas corpus petitions, civil trials, and, especially, settlement conferences. Through those, she said, she learned a great…..

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March 8, 2021 | HON. CATHERINE BAUER (RET.)

New Homestead Exemptions, Personal Guarantees: Time to Negotiate?

As of Jan. 1, the California homestead exemptions have changed significantly. Section 704.730 of the Code of Civil Procedure increased the homestead exemption to at least $300,000, and as much as $600,000 (depending on the…..

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March 8, 2021 | MARK LOETERMAN, ESQ.

2021 Real Estate Trends and ADR

Deleted: The impact of the world wide pandemic on the real estate sector has been unprecedented. Most notably, commercial property owners and tenants are grappling with the severe disruption and economic hardship that has resulted…..

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February 4, 2021 | HON. EDWARD A. FERNS (RET.)

People Reader: After a wide-ranging career, neutral Edward Ferns has a keen ability to connect with people.

Attorney’s who have had mediations or settlement conferences with Edward A. Ferns mention his wide legal knowledge. READ MORE

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January 13, 2021 | HON. CATHERINE BAUER (RET.)

Retired Bankruptcy Judge Catherine Bauer Joins Signature

LOS ANGELES – Signature Resolution is proud to announce the addition of Hon. Catherine Bauer (Ret.) to its panel. Judge Bauer will serve as a mediator and arbitrator resolving bankruptcy, real estate, business/commercial and financial…..

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January 4, 2021 | HON. SUZANNE H. SEGAL (RET.)

Virtual Mediation – Lessons Learned in a Pandemic

While we endure the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, many ask, “How will this experience change our world?” Commentators speculate that broad acceptance of remote work will remain universal. Virtual meetings, depositions, and hearings are…..

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December 18, 2020 | HON. THOMAS TRENT LEWIS (RET.)

Family Value – Thomas Trent Lewis brings 4 decades of experience to his practice as a family law neutral

In the 41 years since Thomas Trent Lewis became a lawyer, he spent just one of them not working in family law. READ MORE

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