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Mediator Information
Name Albert B. Wenzell, Jr.
Law Firm The Wenzell Law Group, Inc.
Location Riverside County, Orange County and Los Angeles County. I am available to conduct mediation(s) at the Riverside Superior Court House (if rooms are available), the Riverside County Bar Association conference room (if available), or at the offices of counsel or parties (conference rooms)
Practice Areas
Bad Faith, Business, Construction, Contract, Employment/Labor, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Landlord/Tenant, Medical Malpractice, Products Liability, Professional Malpractice, Real Property, Tort Law
Date of Admission to the California State Bar
1977
First Year Mediation Experience
2005
Education
  • Juris Doctor, University of San Francisco School of Law (1976)
  • Bachelor of Arts (Certificate, Latin American Studies), Princeton University (1969)
Bar Memberships
  • State Bar of California
  • 9th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. District Court, Central District
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District
Professional Association Memberships
  • Riverside County Bar Association
  • Southwest Riverside County Bar Association
  • San Francisco Bar Association (former)
  • San Mateo County Bar Association (former)
  • Superior Court ADR Panel Member: Orange County, San Diego County, San Mateo County (former), San Francisco Bar (former), Santa Clara County (former), Sonoma County (former)
Additional Information

Albert B. Wenzell, Jr. graduated from Princeton University in 1969 with a Bachelor of Arts degree and a Certificate in Latin American Studies. He then went on to spend four years in the United States Navy. Wenezell received his Law degree in December 1976 from the University of San Francisco.

Wenzell started working for St. Clair, Zappettini, McFetridge & Griffin in San Francisco in December 1977 until May 1994. He then worked in San Jose at Simoncini & Wenzell from June 1994 to May 1997. In June 1997 he started working with Greene, Chauvel, Descalso & Tully in San Mateo, Calif. He practice with the firm until November 2002, when he formed The Wenzell Law Group.

From 1977 to the present Wenzell has litigated matters in the following areas: Products Liability, Professional Malpractice, Construction/Industrial Accidents, Premises Liability, Business Litigation, Wrongful Termination, Public Entity Defense, Landlord Tenant, Civil Rights Violations, Personal Injury, Lemon Law Litigation and Insurance and Coverage Disputes.

Wenzell has extensive experience in mediating settlements of disputes both as an advocate and a mediator in California Superior Courts and in Federal Court. He has participated as a panelist in the Bar Association of San Francisco Early Settlement Program, the EEOC Mediation Program, the BASF Mediation Program and the San Mateo County Superior Court Arbitration Program. At present he is a panelist on the following ADR panels: RCBA Dispute Resolution Service, Inc., the Orange County Superior Court, the San Diego Superior Court, the Santa Clara Superior Court and Alameda Superior Court.

His experience in litigation has prepared him for all types of mediations. He has mediated a variety of cases in the areas of employment, management, real estate, neighbor disputes, boundary disputes, landlord/tenant, commercial, business, personal injury and insurance.

His goal is to provide mediation services dedicated to resolution. Wenzell provides guidance and he helps individuals and businesses in dealing with conflict. His approach is to not only resolve disputes but to also restore relationships.

Wenzell lived in Chile until he was 10 years old. He is fluent in Spanish.