Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Experience

Mediation and Case Resolution Services:

Successfully mediating to resolution catastrophic and non-catastrophic Personal Injury, Product Liability Medical Malpractice cases, as well as Employment, Real Estate and Construction disputes. Also, Collection, Loan Modification/Wrongful Foreclosure, Business and commercial cases, neighbor disputes involving nuisance, easements, quiet enjoyment as well as Consumer Law, Lemon Law, and Probate cases. Particular success in resolving cases with plaintiff in pro per. Commended for grasping the issues, patience and persistence.

Education and Mediation Training:

Advanced Communication for Mediators – April – June, 2009, Court of Appeals Third Appellate District Appellate Mediation Training – May, 2009 Court of Appeals Third Appellate District
Advanced Mediation Training – March 2007 Rosenberg Mediation Training
Mediation Training – October 2004 Rosenberg Mediation Training

Juris Doctorate – May 1987, Santa Clara University, School of Law
Bachelor of Business Administration – May 1982 University of San Diego
Oxford University – July 1981 Worcester College, Oxford, England

Experience:

Judge Pro Tem, Settlement Conferences Marin County Superior Court 1996 – Present
Mediation Coach and Trainer: Boalt Hall School of Law – Mediation and Negotiation Courses, April 2010; Northern California Mediation Center March, 2010; Stanford Law School – Mediation Course, March 2009
Mediation Office of Kevin C. Coleman 2006 – Present
Brent Coon & Associates, San Francisco Office Managing Attorney 2004 – 2006
Law Office of Kevin C. Coleman, San Rafael, CA, 1994 – 2004
Halley, Cornell & Lynch, San Francisco, CA 1991 – 1994
Brayton & Associates, Novato, CA 1989 – 1991

Court and Bar Qualified Panels:

Court of Appeals, First and Third Appellate Districts
Alameda County Superior Court
Contra Costa Superior Court
San Francisco Bar Association Mediation Services and Early Settlement Panels
Marin County Bar Association
Sonoma County Superior Court Panel and No Fee Panel

Arbitration Panel:

Chairperson on FINRA’s Panel of Public Arbitrators

Kevin will also represent clients for purpose of resolution only. For more information see the Collaborative Law page, or  call the Mediation Office.