Mark K. Ameli
Hourly Rate: $400
Mark K. Ameli has been a practicing attorney since 1980. His practice is concentrated in the areas of business and corporate transactions and litigation, personal injury.
Between 1994 and 2009, Mr. Ameli has served as a judge pro tem in the LA Superior Court. He has also been appointed as an arbitrator and mediator in the Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Program for the Superior Courts of the State of California. Mr. Ameli joined ADR Services, Inc. in 2015 as a full time mediator.
Mr. Ameli holds a BA in Economics from the University of California at Berkeley, a MA in Economics from the University of Southern California, and a JD from the University of West Los Angeles. He has also completed various and multiple advanced mediation courses at Pepperdine University and at Harvard.
Mr. Ameli is an active member of California State Bar as well as several other Bar Associations. He served as the Chair of the Section on Conflict Resolution of Beverly Hills Bar Association in 2014-2015. He is a founding member and past President of IALA, and a former Board Member of the Southern California Mediation Association.
Mr. Ameli has been involved in the resolution of thousands of cases as an attorney for a party, an arbitrator or a mediator. He is a Rotarian and the past Chair of the Peace and Conflict Resolution Committee of District 5280.
Mr. Ameli has been approved as a provider by the State Bar to offer CLE seminars in Cross Cultural Negotiation and Mediation which satisfies the “Elimination of Bias” requirement. He has offered this seminar at several bar associations and law firms.
His mediation practice concentrates on cases involving employment, personal injury, business, contracts with particular attention to cross-cultural disputes, for which his Iranian-American background makes him especially effective.