Phil Neiman’s CV

Phillip Neiman, Esq.
Neiman Mediation

UCLA School of Law, J.D. 1990

Swarthmore College, B.A., Economics 1985
High Honors, Phi Beta Kappa

Neiman Mediation, 2004-Present
Court Mediation Program Director, Contra Costa County (TCON), 2017-Present
Rochon Capital Group, Ltd., CEO and General Counsel, 1995-2004

California Superior Court, Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin Counties, ADR Panelist
Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), Arbitration Panelist
U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Northern District of California, Mediation Panelist
SFUSD, Collaborative Conference Program, Mediation Panelist

Community Activities
The Congress of Neutrals, Board of Directors, Mediation Supervisor (present)
California Superior Court, Marin County, Court Appointed Special Advocate
Office of Citizen Complaints, San Francisco, Panel Mediator
Community Boards, San Francisco, Panel Mediator
Association for Dispute Resolution of Northern California, Member, Board of Directors
U.C. Hastings College of the Law, Negotiation and Mediation Team Coach

Dispute Resolution Trainings
Rosenberg Advanced Mediation Training, 4 hours, 2016
FINRA Arbitration Training, 12 hours, 2015
Center for Understanding in Conflict, 40 hours, 2012
Community Boards, 40 hours, 2012
Community Boards, Advanced ADR Training, 5 hours, 2012
Rosenberg Mediation Training, 40 hours, 2011

Teaching and Presentations
ADR: Mediation, Arbitration and Negotiation, The Congress of Neutrals, co-lead trainer, 2013, 2014, 2015
Mediating in the Courthouse workshop, presenter, Community Boards Advanced Mediation Series, 2015
Mediator Impartiality workshop, presenter, SEEDS Advanced Mediation Training Program, 2014
Co-Mediation Skills workshop, presenter, ADRNC Annual Conference, 2013

Professional Affiliations/Awards
California Bar Association
Marin County Bar Association
“Mediator of the Year” 2013 awarded by The Congress of Neutrals

Proud father of three
Avid fly-fisherman