“I thought you were excellent.  You had the perfect temperament, and I was particularly impressed with your ability to focus on and highlight the practical issues, as opposed to getting caught up in force majeure or contract theories.  I also thought you did a nice job explaining the risks to my client in a professional, respectful manner.  I will absolutely refer you to other colleagues, and look forward to working together again.”

 

K.C. (Plaintiff’s Attorney)

 

“Thank you Steve for excellent work on a hard case.  I will look for a way to work with you again and recommend you to others.”

E.B. (Defense Attorney)

(Real Estate transaction dispute)

 

“It was a pleasure to work with you Steve.  Appreciate all of your hard work …”

 

E.E. (Defense Attorney; Lemon Law claim)

 

“Thank you for your help in resolving this matter. It was a pleasure working with … you …”

 

A.S. (Defense Attorney; Lemon Law claim)

 

“It was a wonderful experience. You are so intelligent, intuitive and collaborative. Would not hesitate to use your services again. Thank you.”

A.T. (Plaintiff’s Attorney; Student claimed personal injuries against a school district)

 

“Thank you for your hard work.”

 

E.C. (Defense Attorney; Customer claimed personal injuries as a result of a slip and fall)

 

“Thanks for all your help.”

J.S. (Defense Attorney; Plaintiff claimed personal injuries due to assault and battery)

“Thank you very much for you hard work and helping us reach a settlement. I will definitely refer your services to others and try to use you in the future.”

S.B. (Plaintiff’s Attorney; Tenant’s claim against landlord for sub-standard conditions)

“I was very happy with your services and will keep your name on file for future cases.”

 

M.L. (Plaintiff’s counsel; Claim of injury due to trip and fall)

 

“Thank you again for your work yesterday!”

 

A.R. (Defense Attorney; Claim of injury due to trip and fall)

 

“Thank you again for your hard work in getting the case resolved.”

E.B. (Defense Attorney)

 

“We sincerely appreciate your efforts [as] well. Though this wasn’t the highest value case, it was a difficult set of personalities, so we’re grateful for your thoroughness in working to resolve it. We look forward to working with you on future cases as well.”

 

N.M. (Defense Attorney)

 

“Steve, thank you so much for your time and efforts today. This was not an easy case where so many lawyers were involved, particularly given some of the personalities …”

 

G.M. (Plaintiff’s Attorney)

(Multi-party complex real estate transaction dispute)

 

“Thank you Steve … for your efforts in resolving this case.  I look forward to working with you in the future as a mediator Steve.”

 

V.Y. (Plaintiff’s Attorney; Claim of injury in a car accident)

 

“I appreciate all of your assistance in helping us reach a settlement!”

 

J.J. (Defense Attorney; Claim of injury in a car accident)

 

“We really appreciate your help with the settlement. We will definitely add you to our internal list of potential mediators and keep you in mind for the next one.”

 

J.P. (Plaintiff’s Attorney; Claim of injury by student against a school district)

 

“You went above and beyond; if in the future I have an opportunity to have input on the services of a mediator, you will be on the top of my list.”

 

M.S. (Defense Attorney; Commercial lease dispute)