West Coast Resolution Group, a division of the National Conflict Resolution Center, has one purpose: to provide exceptional and affordable mediation services to the legal community. To achieve that goal, we have assembled a core group of experienced neutrals with extensive experience mediating a variety of cases.
To learn more, visit our Mediation FAQ’s


    Kristin Rizzo's article, published by the San Diego County Bar Association, addresses virtual mediation for resolution during court closures and beyond.

  • Important Update

    Our client’s safety is always our top priority at West Coast Resolution Group. Therefore, in light of the current situation with COVID-19, West Coast Resolution Group is ceasing all in-person mediations until further notice. West Coast Resolution is offering telephonic and virtual mediations via Zoom as an option to continue to assist you with your mediations. If you have a scheduled case, our team will be in contact to discuss all of these options with you. In the meantime, please stay safe and let us know how we can best assist you.

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Mediator Bios

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Practice Areas

West Coast mediators understand the complexities of litigation and are skilled at resolving a wide variety of disputes, including:

  • Employment, Workplace
  • Insurance/Personal Injury/Property Damage
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Real Estate
  • Business
  • Construction Defect
  • Commercial Disputes
  • Superior Court
  • Homeowner Association
  • Healthcare
  • Civil Rights
  • Design Professional and Environmental Claims
  • Probate/Conservatorship/ Trust Disputes
  • Will/Trust Contests
  • Elder Abuse
  • Professional Liability
  • Environmental/Land Use
  • Community


NCRC maintains a qualified roster of experienced neutrals for you to choose from. Standards for being selected to NCRC's neutral roster are high and are maintained through ongoing training, evaluation and feedback.

NCRC's neutral roster includes mediators from over 50 different occupations. Occupations represented include: education, law, law enforcement, real estate, business, mental health, medicine and engineering.