User details
ID 1286182611 Email address bedwards@jamsadr.com
Status Active
Gender Male
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Contact information
First name Bruce Last name Edwards
Full name Bruce A. Edwards
Corporation JAMS Inc.
Address 1 Two Embarcadero Center
Address 2 Suite 1500
City San Francisco
ZIP Code 94111
State California
Phone (415) 982-5267 Fax (415) 982-5287
Cell public? Yes URL www.jamsadr.com
Assistant name David Castillo Assistant email dcastillo@jamsadr.com
CC name   CC email  
Formal Qualifications & Memberships
Judge? No
ADR services 1,2,7,9,10
Education
  • J. D., Hastings College of Law, 1981
  • B.A., Psychology, University of California, Davis, 1978
Memberships
  • Recognized as a leading practitioner, Alternative Dispute Resolution Category, Who's Who Legal: California, 2014-2015 Recognized as "San Francisco Mediation Lawyer of the Year," Best Lawyers in America, 2014
  • Recognized as a "Best Lawyer, Alternative Dispute Resolution Category," Best Lawyers in America, 2006-2015
  • Recognized as Top California Neutral, Daily Journal, 2011-2013
  • Recipient, Jerrold S. Oliver Award of Excellence presented at West Coast Casualty Construction Conference for outstanding contribution to the construction community, 2007
  • Member, American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution
  • Presenter, Private Commercial Mediation Conclave, Bangalore, India, 2015
  • Adjunct Professor, Advanced Mediation, Mediation Process Design, and Ethics in Mediation, Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, Pepperdine University School of Law in California, Vermont, Hawaii, (1994-Present)
  • Adjunct Professor, Partnering, and Construction Mediation, Summer School on Business Mediation, Admont, Austria (2002-Present)
Biography Bruce A. Edwards, Esq. is one of JAMS founding partners and most experienced attorney mediators. Mr. Edwards has served as a mediator, arbitrator, and special master since 1986.

He is frequently called upon to handle large-scale construction disputes, engineering and infrastructure disputes, mechanics lien claims, and delay claims around the country. He has successfully resolved large commercial and public works projects involving hundreds of millions of dollars, as well as a wide range of civil/commercial disputes over his career.

Mr. Edwards has mediated and arbitrated over 4,500 cases nationwide primarily focusing on large construction disputes and questions of breach of contract, defect, cost overrun, delay/disruption, and insurance issues – including OCIP, CCIP, and wrap policies – as well as indemnity, coverage, and overlapping coverage. He has successfully resolved and arbitrated numerous commercial and public works projects and construction disputes involving state office buildings, airport parking structures, high-rise resort hotels and condominiums, dams, public housing projects, municipal sports stadiums, and federal highway projects.

ADR Practice & Case Experience
Additional languages 1
Practice started 1985
Rates Please call JAMS office for details - (415) 982-5267
Dispute areas 15,37,58,61,82,85
Calendar Settings
Private calendar purchased No
Calendar preference Disabled Calendar display type 5 day
Calendar last update time Never
Booking
Whole days Disabled
Requested Date Automatically Held/Booked? Disabled Auto hold type On Hold Ask if all attending counsel agreed on date? Disabled
Notes mandatory? Yes
GoogleMaps
Map enabled Yes Streetview enabled Yes
Latitude 37.79499816894531
Longitude -122.39900207519531
GoogleMaps accuracy ROOFTOP