Peter A. Mankin

Attorney and Mediator
Location:
Hookston Square, 3480 Buskirk Ave., Suite 250, Pleasant Hill, CA 94523
Phone:
925-935-0300
Fax:
925-944-1146 (Fax)

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Areas of Practice

Real Estate
20%
Business
20%
Mediation
60%

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1975
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 1975
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1975
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1980

Education

  • University of San Francisco School of Law, San Francisco, California
    • J.D. - 1975
    • Law Review: Law Review, Member, 1972 - 1975
  • University of California, Berkeley, California
    • A.B. - 1970

Published Works

  • Medical Malpractice: The Right to be Informed, USF Law Review, Vol. VIII, No. 2, 1973
  • Mediaiton Confidentiality, Contra Costa Lawyer, 2014
  • Fee Arbitration and Mediation , Contra Costa Lawyer, 1997

Classes/Seminars

  • Litigation Technology, Contra Costa Bar, 2013
  • Mediation, Contra Costa Bar, 2012
  • Fee Arbitration, State Bar of California, 1993 - 1996

Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyer, Northern California, 2006 - Present
  • AVVO.com, 10/10 Superb Rating, 2010 - 2016
  • Martindale Hubbell - AV Preeminent Rating, 2000 - 2016
  • Legal Network - Top Lawyers in California

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California, Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee, 2008 - 2011
  • State Bar of California, Chair, Mandatory Fee Arbitration and Mediation Committee, 1995 - 1996
  • State Bar of California, Member, Sections on Real Property Law, Business Law, Legal Technology
  • Contra Costa County Bar Association, President, 1998
  • Contra Costa County Bar Association, Chair, Fee Arbitration and Mediation Program, 1990 - 1997
  • Contra Costa County Bar Association, President, Real Estate Section, 1990 - 1991
  • Contra Costa County Bar Association, Business and Corporate Law Section, 1991 - Present
  • Contra Costa County Bar Association, Chair, ADR Section, 2014
  • Contra Costa County Superior Court ADR Oversight Committee, Member, 2008 - Present
  • Contra Costa Mediation Society, Member, 2009 - Present
  • California Dispute Resolution Council, Member, 2008 - Present
  • Contra Costa and Alameda County Superior Court Mediaiton Panels
  • Discovery Facilitator Program Comittee, Co-Chair, 2012 - Present
  • ABA Dispute Resolution Section , 2011 - Present
  • ADRA - Certified Mediator, 1991
  • California Real Estate Broker, 1978 - 1984

Past Employment Positions

  • Troxel & Horn, Law Clerk, Associate, 1973 - 1976
  • Law Offices of Peter A. Mankin, Principal, 1976 - 1980
  • Sheldon, Mankin, Dawson & Greenfield, Principal, 1980 - 1983
  • Sheldon & Mankin, Principal, 1984 - Present
  • Barristers Exchange Corporation, Vice President, 1989 - 2012

Pro Bono Activities

  • Pro Bono Section Advisory Committee - CCCBA, 1998 - 2012