First Resolution Services, Inc. · alternative dispute resolution · Finding a common ground for all

First Resolution Services, Inc. (FRS) provides an array of solutions customized to meet our clients' individual needs. We offer the expertise and resources to take on highly complex cases through to final resolution.

As a boutique firm, we are committed to the highest level of service with the utmost integrity. As part of this commitment, FRS provides litigants with personalized, efficient, responsive, and flexible customer service in the most cost-effective manner.

Recognizing the unique and sensitive nature of each case, we have carefully assembled a panel of highly-qualified and well-respected neutrals who deliver fair and equitable results.

why choose FRS?

Distinguished Neutrals
Comprised of former state and federal court judges and justices as well as prominent attorney-neutrals with subject matter expertise and ongoing training, our panelists bring experience in virtually all areas of the law.

Outstanding Customer Service
At FRS, we hold ourselves to the highest standards. Our knowledgeable case managers handle all details of each case from start to finish. They are adept at bringing all parties to the table and recommending neutrals who can achieve the best possible resolution. Matters requiring immediate attention can be scheduled on short a notice.

In order to assure the integrity and fairness of each process, our panel members remain independent and are not guaranteed assignments by FRS. Whether adjudicative or mediative, we require our panelists to disclose conditions which may pose a conflict of interest. We also conduct internal audits of neutrals' decisions to detect trends that may indicate a plaintiff or defendant bias.

Competitive Rates
FRS delivers incomparable value to its clients by offering the most competitive rates in the industry. For matters in which the amount in controversy is $50,000.00 or less, FRS offers reduced fee mediation and arbitration services at $200.00/hr.

Convenient Locations & Amenities
Clients are welcome to use our comfortable, private conference rooms equipped with complete amenities and state-of-the-art technology. We provide a catered lunch on full day matters. Snacks and refreshments are always available. Hearings may be held at one of our convenient locations or a venue chosen by the parties.

Confidentiality & Privacy
Subject to limited exceptions imposed by statute or regulation, FRS maintains confidentiality and privacy of ADR proceedings, protecting individuals, corporations and brands from negative public, press or market interest.

Educational Programs and CLEs
FRS offers complimentary on site Continuing Legal Education (CLE) programs on ADR-related topics. For more information, please call 310-203-8200.

FRS offers neutrals that are fluent in other languages such as Arabic, Armenian, Cantonese, Farsi, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Russian, and Spanish. In addition, our neutrals have familiarity with the cultural values and practices of different nationalities.

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