Dave Rudy celebrates his 25th anniversary in 2016 as a full-time mediator and part-time arbitrator, beginning with the opening of Bates Edwards Group in San Francisco in 1991. Before his career as a neutral, he tried many jury and court cases to verdict (including one of 13 months’ duration). He has extensive experience in mediating employment and wage-and-hour class actions as well as in a number of other case types. He is affiliated with ADR Services. Based in San Francisco, his practice takes him throughout California and into other states.