Jeffrey Krivis has been a successful mediator and a pioneer in the field for 16 years. He has served as the president of the International Academy of Mediators and the Southern California Mediation Association. Krivis is on the board of visitors of Pepperdine Law School and serves as an adjunct professor of law at the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution. In 1993, he received the Dispute Resolution Lawyer of the Year Award. Contact him via his website, www.firstmediation.com.