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                                                     20 Corporate Park, Suite 300

                 JAMS                                Irvine, California 92606
                                                     P: 877/678-1010
 JAMS, THE RESOLUTION EXPERTS                        F: 877/230-0777
                                                     Contact: Sonia Patel Dalton, Esq. General Manager
 P: 800/352-5267
                                                     PMA is not a typical dispute resolution
 Founded in 1979, JAMS, The Resolution               firm with a large panel of neutrals, rather
                                                                                                                WILLOUGHBY, STUART & BENING
 Experts, is the nation’s largest private provider   our panel is comprised of a select number                  50 West San Fernando Road
 of alternative dispute resolution services.         of the most distinguished neutrals—all of                  Suite 400
 With Resolution Centers throughout the              whom have significant dispute resolution                    San Jose, CA 95113
 country, JAMS and its more than 250                 experience. PMA has earned a reputation as                 P: 408/289-1972
 full-time, exclusive mediators and arbitrators,     a committed partner in alternative dispute                 Contact: Ronald J. Cook, Esq.
 known as neutrals, are responsible for resolv-      resolution, and clients value us not only                  E:
 ing the world’s most important cases. Based         for our expertise, but for our dedication to               W:
 on past results, JAMS takes pride that almost       providing superior service.
 all of the cases meditated, even the most                                                                      Unresolved insurance coverage issues
 complex ones, are successfully resolved.            Our Panel of Neutrals and their Primary Area(s) of Focus   are often an impediment to dispute
                                                     Nicholas DeWitt, Esq.                                      resolution. Willoughby, Stuart & Bening
 Areas of Expertise:                                 Business/Commercial, Employment,                           shareholder Ronald Cook, a seasoned
 Antitrust, Bankruptcy, Business, Class Action,      Personal Injury                                            attorney and ADR professional, not only
 Commercial, Construction, Construction              Katherine J. Edwards, Esq.                                 helps resolve matters quickly and
 Defect, E-Discovery, Education, Employment,         Business/Commercial, Employment                            efficiently, but understands how to get
 Engineering & Construction, Environ-                Howard C. Hay, Esq.                                        there by overcoming difficult coverage
 ment, Family, Financial Markets, Franchise,         Employment                                                 issues. Mr. Cook specializes in insurance
 Government, Healthcare, Insurance/Reinsur-
 ance, Intellectual Property, Landlord/Tenant,
                                                     Louise A. LaMothe, Esq.                                    coverage and all forms of litigation that
                                                     Business/Commercial, Employment,                           are often the subject of insurance claims.
 Lender Liability, Professional Malpractice,
                                                     Insurance, Personal Injury                                 He relates to all parties involved in
 Marital Dissolution, Mass Tort, Partnership,
 Personal Injury, Probate, Product Liability,        Scott S. Markus, Esq.                                      mediation because he has seen both
 Public Policy, Real Estate, Securities, Toxic       Business/Commercial, Employment,                           sides, representing many plaintiffs and
 Tort, Trusts & Estates.                             Insurance, Personal Injury, Professional                   defendants as a litigator.
                                                     Liability, Real Property
 ADR Options:                                        Christine Masters, Esq.                                    Mr. Cook serves as a court-appointed
 Facilitative and evaluative mediation,              Employment                                                 arbitrator, settlement judge pro tem,
 binding arbitration, neutral case evaluation,       John “Jay” McCauley, Esq.                                  and private binding arbitrator and
 settlement conference, mini trial, summary          Business/Commercial, Employment,                           mediator. In addition to insurance, his
 jury trial, neutral expert fact finding, special     Insurance, Intellectual Property, Professional             practice includes commercial litigation,
 master, discovery referee, class action             Malpractice, Real Estate                                   construction, real estate, personal
 settlement adjudication, project neutral and        Marcus A. McDaniel, Esq.                                   liability and landlord-tenant law. He has
 dispute review board services.                      Business/Contractual, Employment,                          been selected by his peers to be
                                                     Insurance, Intellectual Property, Personal                 included in “The Best Lawyers in
 Educational Programs:                               Injury, Professional Liability, Real Estate                America,” a “Top Lawyer” by “Corporate
 JAMS offers select seminars, workshops and          Eugene C. Moscovitch, Esq.                                 Counsel,” and is a Northern California
 external educational programs that aid orga-        Business/Commercial, Class Actions, Civil                  “Super Lawyer.”
 nizations and individuals in resolving their        Rights, Employment, Intellectual Property,
 own disputes. JAMS also provides training in        International, Legal Malpractice, Partnerships,            Willoughby, Stuart & Bening has an
 conflict prevention and dispute resolution.          Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Real Estate           enviable record of accomplishment in
 As an accredited CLE provider in California         Hon. Michael B. Orfield (Ret.)
 and many other states, JAMS conducts                                                                           mediation and arbitration. The firm has
                                                     Business/Commercial, Construction,                         handled hundreds of mediations and
 hundreds of complimentary ADR workshops             Employment, Insurance, Personal Injury,
 and CLE programs each year. Each program                                                                       enjoys a success rate approaching 100
                                                     Professional Liability, Real Estate
 is tailored to meet the needs and experience                                                                   percent. Because of the firm’s experience
                                                     Deborah Rothman, Esq.                                      with business, insurance, real estate and
 level of the specific audience, and CLE credit
 is provided where applicable.                       Business/Commercial, Employment,                           construction, and intellectual property
                                                     Intellectual Property, Real Estate
                                                                                                                litigation, clients can be assured that their
 Locations:                                          To learn more about PMA, view our                          mediation is being handled by an attorney
 Resolution Centers nationwide including             neutrals’ profiles or file a case, visit us at               who understands their business and their
 Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Denver,                                            personal concerns.
 Greenbelt, Minneapolis, Inland Empire,              PMA has offices in: Century City, Inland
 Las Vegas, Los Angeles, New York, Orange,           Empire, Irvine, Los Angeles, Sacramento,                   Willoughby, Stuart & Bening never charges
 Philadelphia, Sacramento, San Diego, San            San Diego, San Francisco and Las Vegas.                    set up fees, minimums, cancellation fees or
 Francisco, San Jose, Santa Monica, Santa Rosa,                                                                 travel expenses.
 Seattle, Walnut Creek and Washington, DC.           PMA is a Sarnoff Company


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                                                     C. MARK HUMBERT                                     LUELLA E. NELSON
                                                     GREEN &HUMBERT                             4096 Piedmont Avenue #159
                                                                                                Oakland, CA 94611
                                                                                                P: 510/658-4959
             JAMES N. ADLER                     220 Montgomery Street, Suite 1418               F: 510/658-9423
                                                San Francisco, CA 94104                         Contact: Luella E. Nelson
I have been involved in resolving labor         P: (415) 837-5433                               E:
and employment and business contract            F: (415) 837-0127                               I have been a full-time neutral since
disputes in Los Angeles for over forty          E:                       1986. My practice includes labor
years, first as a practicing lawyer and since   W:                         arbitration, mediation, and fact-finding;
2005 as a full time arbitrator and mediator.                                                    employment mediation; special master;
As a mediator, my consistent approach has       Mediation and arbitration of life,              and related dispute resolution services.
been as a problem solver to assist the          health and disability insurance,                I am the former Chair of the Labor and
parties to secure a resolution. As an           ERISA, employee benefits, medical               Employment Law Sections of both the
arbitrator and mediator I have been             payor-provider and commercial disputes.         State Bar of California and the Bar
involved in wide variety of labor,                                                              Association of San Francisco; I am also
employment and contractual disputes             Member: AAA Commercial Panel of                 former Chair of the Pacific Northwest
including class actions and statutory           Arbitrators, American Health Lawyers            Region of the National Academy of
claims. Recognized as one of the best labor     Association ADR Panel, Mediation and            Arbitrators and the Labor and
and employment attorneys in America,            ENE Panels of U.S. District Court N.D.          Employment Law Section of the Oregon
I am IMI certified and affiliated with the      Cal., Kaiser Permanente Arbitration             State Bar. I am a Fellow in the College
American Arbitration Association.               System, The Mediation Society, American         of Labor and Employment Lawyers;
                                                Bar Foundation (Fellow), ABA Health             other professional memberships
James N. Adler
                                                Law Section, ABA TIPS Employee                  include: inter alia, the National Academy
                                                Benefits Committee (Former Chair).              of Arbitrators, the Association for
1034 Selby Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90024-3106                                                                      Conflict Resolution, and the
                                                Martindale Hubbell AV-rated.                    Professional Organization of Women
P: 310-209-8548 (Office)
   310-428-5607 (Cell)                                                                          in Employment Relations.
                                                Legal Education: Boalt Hall, J.D. 1983
F: 866-400-3972

WILLIAM B. FITZGERALD                           JUDICATE WEST
                                                                                                       Don’t miss
Arbitrator Mediator
Los Angeles, CA
                                                1851 E. First St., Suite 1600
                                                Santa Ana, CA 92705                                California Lawyer’s
P: 310/440-9090                                 P: 800/488-8805
E:                        F: 714/834-1344                                       Technology
W:                        Contact: Rosemarie Chiusano Drohan
Mr. Fitzgerald is a member of the Large
                                                                                                    Resource Guide
Complex Case Panel of Neutrals of the
American Arbitration Association and            Judicate West is one of California’s leading           coming in
the California Panel of Neutrals of CPR         providers of dispute resolution services.
International Institute of Dispute
Resolution. A former litigation partner
                                                With six offices from San Diego to San
                                                Francisco, we feature a select panel of
                                                                                                     May 2011 and
of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, he has
broad ADR experience in complex
                                                neutrals consisting of retired judges
                                                and a diverse group of skilled
                                                                                                    Expert Witness
disputes in commercial, real estate, part-
nership, healthcare, and in many other
                                                professional attorney mediators and
                                                arbitrators. Since 1993, Judicate West has          Resource Guide
fields. He has lectured on ADR in many          grown both in size and reputation by con-
national forums. See website above for          sistently delivering for our clients “results        in June 2011.
complete details.                               beyond disputeSM.” Our team of highly
College of Commercial Arbitrators               trained, knowledgeable and experienced                      For advertising
                                                case managers and efficient administrators
American College of Trial Lawyers.                                                                       information contact:
                                                serve you by handling all the details of
J.D. Harvard Law School                         the case in a manner that promotes results                 LisA JoHnson
                                                and ensures neutrality.                                     415-296-2428

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