Attorney / Arbitrator / Mediator
About Gilda Turitz
Gilda Turitz is an independent, full-time commercial arbitrator and mediator of a wide range of business, professional liability, intellectual property and other disputes.
Based in San Francisco, and available to hear cases throughout California and nationwide, she brings to her current ADR practice her wealth of over 30 years’ experience as a business trial lawyer, as well as serving as an arbitrator of commercial disputes for over 25 years and as a mediator for over 20 years.
Gilda has been recognized by numerous peer-reviewed organizations and leading ADR service providers for her skills and high level of practice, and serves on numerous national and regional panels.
She has consistently been rated with the “AV Pre-eminent” designation for attorneys by Martindale-Hubbell, has been recognized as a Northern California Super Lawyer® for business litigation, and has been listed in Best Lawyers in America for arbitration.
Alternative Dispute Resolution Services
Arbitration is a well-established and contract-based alternative to traditional court litigation, and is especially suited to resolve commercial cases.Learn More
Mediation is informal negotiation facilitated by an impartial third party, with the goal of reaching a mutually agreeable resolution.Learn More
Early Neutral Evaluation
Early Neutral Evaluation ("ENE") is a candid assessment by a neutral attorney of the merits of a case, which may lead to facilitated settlement negotiations.Learn More
Discovery Referee Services
Gilda serves as a discovery referee in commercial cases where parties either stipulate to or a court orders the appointment of a referee.Learn More
ADR Advising Services
Gilda assists parties in selecting the type of dispute resolution procedures well suited to their particular circumstances.Learn More
Gilda provides customized negotiation training to companies and groups, drawing on her over 30 years' of mediation and negotiation experience.Learn More