Mediation News

Gilda Turitz Named by Best Lawyers in America® for Arbitration for 2020 and by Super Lawyers® in ADR for 2019


Gilda Turitz was recently selected by her peers for inclusion in the 2020 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America® for her work in the field of arbitration, after having been named as the 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” in San Francisco for arbitration.

Gilda Turitz named in “Top 50 Women Lawyers” in 2018 in Northern California by Super Lawyers®


Gilda Turitz has been named one of the “Top 50 Women Lawyers” in Northern California by Super Lawyers®.  Every year Super Lawyers® recognizes the top attorneys in particular regions through a multi-phase selection process that involves peer nomination, independent research and peer evaluation.

Measuring Mediation “Success:” Process Matters As Well As Results


Teamwork We often talk about a mediation being “successful” because the case settled, or conversely that it “failed” because a full settlement was not achieved and at least some parties are continuing to fight. Is a mediator successful solely by virtue of closure?