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Jim W. Hildreth
(888) 877-3189

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79 N Washington Street
Sonora, CA 95370
(888) 877-3189
Fax: (209) 396-3985


Description of Practice

Mediating California Real Estate Disputes, Private Mediations, ADR "Neutral" for Superior Courts of California, Ombudsman, Mediator. California Association of Realtors CAR Mediator covering California Amazon Alexa My Mediator Online Dispute Resolution Certified Project Manager ADR Tuolumne County Superior Court 2017 to Present

Professional Background

44 Yrs R.E the Former Mayor City of Sonora. Extensive knowledge on all phases of Real Estate, income property commercial., 1031 Exchanges., easements, landlord-tenant. partnerships, buyer/seller disputes, Broker Disputes, water intrusion, Deposit Disputes, Non-Disclosure Issues, Probate, easements, Cannabis 2,500 + Mediations in California. 100 + Hours of MCLE's California School of Law Paralegal LDA


Sonora City Council 12 years
Alameda County Superior Court
Board of Realtors Past President
UC Berkeley Extension 40 hours
Advanced mediation 24 hours
2500 Mediations


Dates    Trainer(s)    Title   
03/2006    UC Berkeley Ron Kelly    Basic 40 Hours
04/2007    Advanced Mediation Rosenberg    24 Hours
10/01/2009    Continued Mediation Education    Post Education 15.5 hours
10/21/2009    Alameda County Bar Association    Arbitrating & Mediating Real Estate Disputes 1 Hr
10/24/2009    Conflict Resolution Programs    Elder Mediation 9 Hours
2009 to Present    100 Plus Hours of MCLE's    Continuing Education
05/01/2020    Online Mediation Certification 20 Hours


Jim's style is one of opening lines of communication, objectively evaluating the case, identifying the parties real needs and finding a solution to address those needs in a positive upbeat manner with a sense of humor, compassion and leadership, with the goal of consensus.

Known among the legal community for the use of "Common Sense"


$3,000 split Equally 4-hour Minimum Online Dispute Resolution 10% Discount Travel Expense

Other Information

Jim is friendly, down to earth, and his hobbies include being a Zydeco Musician, Restoration & Preservation of Historic Properties, Photography. He is known to be calm, and always professional. He has a high settlement rate. ODR SKYPE Jim W Hildreth GMail Facebook Jim W Hildreth

Areas of Practice

  • Accidents
  • ADA
  • Adoption
  • Agriculture & Ranching
  • Animal
  • Automotive
  • Boundary Disputes
  • Bullying
  • Business
  • Cannabis
  • Civil (general)
  • Commercial
  • Construction
  • Contracts
  • Cross Cultural
  • Divorce (all issues)
  • Eminent Domain
  • Family
  • Foreclosure
  • Government
  • HOA
  • Insurance
  • Land Use
  • Landlord - Tenant
  • Native American
  • Neighbor to Neighbor
  • Online Mediation
  • Partnership
  • Personal Injury
  • Pet Mediation
  • Probate
  • Professional Fees
  • Real Estate
  • Small Claims
  • Technology
  • Victim - Offender
  • Workplace

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Advanced Mediation Trainer
  • Mediator-Arbitrator
  • Mediation Consultant
  • Ombud
  • Collaborative Professional
  • Facilitator
  • Online Mediator


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This dispute resolution professional keeps professional liability insurance.