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Ana M. Sambold, Esq.
Sambold Law & ADR Services

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225 Broadway, Suite 1400
San Diego, CA 92101


Description of Practice

This Mediator is Certified
Ana Sambold is an attorney, mediator, arbitrator and a conflict resolution specialist. She has successfully helped over 1,000 parties and attorneys to resolve their most challenging disputes involving civil, commercial, insurance coverage. consumer, personal injury, employment and real estate matters. She consistently achieves outstanding results by virtue of her remarkable tenacity, commitment to each case, creativity and positive attitude.

Ana is on the neutral panels of the San Diego Superior Court, American Arbitration Association (AAA), ADR Services, Inc., Better Business Bureau (BBB), and California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH). Her fluency in Spanish and unique background makes her extremely qualified to understand the cultural nuances and undertones that facilitate the resolution of disputes in multicultural settings and between multilingual parties.

Ms. Sambold is the Co-Chair of the California Lawyers Association (CLA) ADR Committee and is on the Board of Directors of the Southern California Mediation Association (SCMA). She has taught extensively on conflict resolution, communication and cross-cultural conflict management with the National Conflict Resolution Center (NCRC).

Ms. Sambold received her credentials in mediation and dispute resolution from Harvard Law School and Pepperdine University School of Law. She can conduct mediations and arbitrations entirely in Spanish when necessary. Ms. Sambold is available for mediations throughout California.


Dates    Trainer(s)    Title   
2016    Harvard Law School Program on Negotiation    Advanced Mediation Workshop - 40 hours
2012    Pepperdine University School of La Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution    Mediating the Litigated Case - 40 hours
2018    American Arbitration Association     Advanced Mediator Training Series - 8 hours
2011    National Conflict Resolution Center    Introductory and Advanced Mediation training -80 hours
2019     Columbia Law School & Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)     Comprehensive Course on International Arbitration - 40 hours
2016    American Arbitration Association (AAA)    Arbitration Fundamentals and Best Practices for AAA Arbitrators - 8 hours
2011    American Bar Association (ABA)     Advanced Mediation and Advocacy Skills Institute - 16 hours -
2014-18    Southern California Mediation Association (SCMA)     SCMA Conference - Advanced Track & Employment Mediation Institute - 40 hours

Areas of Practice

  • Accidents
  • ADA
  • Adult Family
  • Animal
  • Automotive
  • Bankruptcy
  • Boundary Disputes
  • Business
  • Civil (general)
  • Commercial
  • Community
  • Congregational
  • Construction
  • Contracts
  • Cross Cultural
  • Education
  • EEOC
  • Employment
  • Estate Planning
  • Faith Based
  • Family
  • Foreclosure
  • General
  • Insurance
  • International
  • Labor - Management
  • Land Use
  • Landlord - Tenant
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Nursing Home
  • Online Civil
  • Online Mediation
  • Online Workplace
  • Parent-Teen
  • Partnership
  • Personal Injury
  • Probate
  • Professional Fees
  • Real Estate
  • Restorative (Juvenile)
  • Sexual Harrassment
  • Small Claims
  • Sports
  • Transportation
  • Trust Management
  • Workers Comp
  • Workplace

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Strategic Planning
  • Mediating Lawyer
  • Arbitrator
  • Conflict Coach
  • Facilitator
  • Online Mediator
  • Online Arbitrator
  • Advanced Mediation Trainer
  • Communication Skills Trainer
  • Mediation Consultant
  • Mediation Trainer
  • Counselor
  • Fact-Finder
  • Mediator-Arbitrator

References available upon request.

This dispute resolution professional keeps professional liability insurance.


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