Facilitating discussions to resolve difficult disputes
When mediation becomes a desired option, a mediator’s experience and proven track record matter. More importantly, your trust and confidence in the mediator is essential. When you need a professional, experienced mediator, select Jaye & Associates.
Led by Lisa Jaye, Jaye & Associates offers parties an attractive alternative to the traditional court process. Our services offer parties control, certainty, closure and finality, thereby freeing up valuable resources to be used more productively on other matters. With 20+ years of mediation experience—18 exclusively with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals—Lisa Jaye has not only handled hundreds of matters, she has actually settled hundreds of cases.
“I’ve done it all: from a non-monetary settlement to a billion dollar deal; from a slip and fall to complex commercial multi-party, multiple actions pending in several venues."Lisa Jaye
Lisa Jaye was most recently honored by the Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference as one of the recipients of the Robert F. Peckham Award for excellence in Alternative Dispute Resolution.
“The results of these mediations—i.e., settlements valued at hundreds of millions of dollars and concluding litigation that would have lasted many more years—speak volumes about her superb mediation skills and abilities.”Lee Ann Watson, Deputy Director, Office of Enforcement, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, Washington, D.C.
“Lisa is an astute judge of character who uses her EQ and her IQ to find innovative solutions, knowing when to bring pressure to bear and when to let up in a mediation, all in furtherance of finding an acceptable settlement to the parties. ”John Irving, Chief Legal Officer (retired), Powerex Corporation, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
“Employing her creativity and a no nonsense approach, she was able to convince the parties to overcome trust issues and reach common ground.”Yuval H. Marcus, Leason Ellis, LLP, White Plains, NY
“The reaching of a settlement in our case was in no small way the result of the patience, good humor and creativeness of mediator Lisa Jaye.”John J. Keohane, Orrick, New York, NY