Course contents

  • 1
    • Mediation: The Power of Persuasion & the Perception of Authority
  • 2
    Verification & Accreditation
    • Course Verification
    • State Accreditation

CLE Credit

This course is approved for 1.0 CLE credits in Washington. The following states have CLE reciprocity with WA: AK, AZ, AR, FL, ME, MT, NJ, and ND. If you'd like credit in another jurisdiction, let us know, and we can likely accommodate your request.

Course topics

  • How tight timelines in mediation help resolve disputes

  • The Washington Uniform Mediation Act and regional differences in mediation approach

  • How mediators guide attorneys who are mistaken as to issues of law

  • Dealing with parties who are not mediating in good faith

  • Ethical issues that arise in mediation

  • Whether pre-mediation negotiation is helpful

Gregg Bertram

Weekday Habitat

In his role as president of Pacific ADR Consulting, LLC, a Pacific Northwest alternative dispute resolution provider, Gregg is usually mediating or arbitrating in Seattle or elsewhere in the Northwest.

For fun

Gregg has many interests, including travel, sports (especially tennis!), cars and dogs. He and his partner, Leslie Coaston, are very active with all of the above. They are looking forward to this year’s International Mediation Symposium in Salzburg, Austria where Gregg is a speaker.

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Relevant Experience

Gregg has successfully mediated or arbitrated more than 4,000 civil cases. He is one of the most experienced ADR practitioners in America. Gregg and his capable panel member attorneys at Pacific ADR are committed to the highest professional standards at every engagement.