Peter Robinson, J.D.
Associate Director of the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution and Associate Professor of Law
School of Law
Phone: (310) 506-4655
Location: Malibu Campus
Areas of Expertise
Prior to joining the Pepperdine community, Peter Robinson was the director of the Christian Conciliation Service of Los Angeles, a nonprofit dispute resolution center. In that capacity, he mediated more than 300 disputes and pioneered how a religiously based mediation center could serve public agencies through governmental grants.
Robinson has presented advanced negotiation and mediation skills training in more than 30 states and in Asia, Argentina, Holland and Israel. Clients he has served include the Asian Development Bank; the U.S. Information Agency; JAMS/Endispute Company; county, state and national level bar associations; government agencies at the local, state and national levels; and private sector companies in the legal, real estate, consulting, manufacturing and insurance industries.
He has served as secretary of the Southern California Mediation Association, the president of the board for the Christian Conciliation Service of Los Angeles, and the executive committee for the Los Angeles County Bar Association's ADR section. He is a member of the California State Bar and the American Bar Association ADR Section.
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