In October of 2012, the federal Legal Services Corporation published the Report of the Pro Bono Task Force and described the Pro Bono Collaborative as "one great example of how much can be accomplished through collaboration."
Is Mediation Right for You?
- Mediation empowers the parties to craft their own resolution instead of an outside authority Mediation is private and confidential
- Mediation avoids delay and reduces thecost of reaching resolution
- Mediation can help preserve or repairrelationships strained by conflict
Conflicts arising in the East Bay community can be referred to the clinic by the parties themselves, or by the court system, local government officials, community organizations, or others who may become aware of the conflict.
The Mediation Clinic asks parties who request its services to pay a nominal charge, but it will not refuse assistance on account of a party’s inability to pay.