Best Arbitrators & Mediators in Philadelphia

Why These Arbitrators & Mediators?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Philadelphia Arbitrators & Mediators on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Read more about our selection process

ADR Options

ADR Options is an alternative dispute resolution service in Philadelphia that has handled over 30,000 cases since opening in 1993. ADR Options offers mediation and arbitration to resolve disputes related to personal injury, medical and legal malpractice, employment, insurance coverage, liability, family law, commercial, and other civil disputes. The service offers access to experienced third-party neutrals and mock trials or focus groups.

Philadelphia, PA 19103


Ed Blumstein

Ed Blumstein is a professional mediator and arbitrator in Philadelphia who offers services in multiple areas including divorce and other family matters and business disputes at both family-owned and commercial levels. Blumstein has been a mediator for the Equal Opportunities Employment Commission, the Pennsylvania Board of Realtors, and the US District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He also helped draft mediation standards used by the American Bar Association and received the Sir Francis Bacon Dispute Resolution Award from the Pennsylvania Bar Association Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee for his dedication and commitment to the field’s growth.

Philadelphia, PA 19102


German, Gallagher & Murtagh

German, Gallagher & Murtagh is a law office in Philadelphia with over 35 years of experience in the litigation of complex legal problems having to do with product and premises liability, medical malpractice, construction, workers', automotive accidents, and more. The firm's focus is product liability, and its attorneys have experience with complex mediation. German, Gallagher & Murtagh is a forming member of the global legal network ALFA.

Philadelphia, PA 19102


Gough Law Associates

Gough Law Associates in Philadelphia focuses on commercial, corporate, and real estate law, and mediation and arbitration within that realm. The firm has experience in business negotiations and debt workouts, but also handles Chapter 11 cases if all other options have been exhausted. Gough Law Associates is available for expert testimony regarding questions of attorney malpractice involving any of his areas of practice. The firm’s attorney has served as legal counsel to numerous hospitals and corporations and as a court-appointed mediator for several courts of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

Philadelphia, PA 19103


J.P. Meyer

J.P. Meyer is a mediator in Haverford with over 30 years of experience in handling complex, high-profile commercial and franchise disputes, civil disputes, and other conflicts having to do with legal, medical, and accounting malpractice, personal injury and insurance, construction, employment and labor law, business torts, and more. J.P. Meyer has successfully handled many “high-emotion” cases thanks to her calm demeanor and ability to handle tense situations. She currently teaches courses in alternative dispute resolution at Cornell University Law School.

Haverford, PA 19041


Law Office of Peter M. Dolinger

Law Office of Peter M. Dolinger opened in 1991 in Philadelphia and focuses on cases dealing with commercial and business law, real estate, insurance, environmental law, government regulation, and more. Dolinger is a Certified Arbitrator and serves as Judge Pro Tem in the Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas. The Law Office of Peter M. Dolinger has been recognized by the First Judicial District in receiving the organization’s Pro Bono Service Award.

Philadelphia, PA 19103


Pozzuolo Rodden

Pozzuolo Rodden in Philadelphia is a firm of family law attorneys that started in 1975. The firm offers both litigation and mediation services for disagreements over divorce, child custody, child relocation, equitable distribution of assets, paternity action and adoption, alimony, and domestic violence. The firm also has experience in estate planning, business and commercial litigation, employment law, and tax and pension law.

Philadelphia, PA 19103


Progressive Conflict Solutions

Progressive Conflict Solutions is a mediation service in Media that uses attentive listening skills, a range of resolution techniques, and healthy levels of support for each party to reach solutions to difficult problems. The mediator of Progressive Conflict Solutions coaches clients to help them reach an agreement that considers both perspectives and the future goals of each party.

Media, PA 19063


Transitions Mediation Center

Transitions Mediation Center is the practice of a litigation attorney and mediator that deals with divorce and family law, domestic violence, post-divorce modifications, personal injury, real estate, and wills and trusts. Transitions Mediation Center’s website explains the most common problems that people encounter when going through a divorce and gives examples and insights as to how mediation can help them solve these problems. Transitions Mediation Center also offers virtual mediation services if the two parties live in different areas or may be uncomfortable with physical proximity to one another.

Philadelphia, PA 19019


Venzie, Phillips & Warshawer

Venzie, Phillips & Warshawer in Philadelphia focuses its practice on legal matters relating to construction, surety and fidelity bonds, and arbitration and mediation. The firm has more than 30 years of experience in construction litigation, counseling, contract negotiation, and risk management. The firm’s founding principal serves as a neutral or non-neutral arbitrator, and several of the firm’s attorneys are members of the American Arbitration Association’s commercial and construction arbitration panels.

Philadelphia, PA 19103


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