Award  Winning

Janet Rubin Fields, Mediator

Effective Neutral


Focused on the People Element of Disputes

Since 1999, Janet has mediated and resolved thousands of cases. Her view is that every dispute is different and while the law and the facts may be similar, it’s the parties who make each mediation unique. She thoroughly prepares for each case and her enthusiasm and optimism to achieve a resolution is apparent. She is known for her unwavering commitment as she will follow up with the parties for as long as it takes, whether it is weeks, months or even years later, constantly offering new and creative solutions in order to obtain a settlement. 

Janet Rubin Fields Mediation

6000 Cases

Best Lawyers in America

Top Neutrals in CA

Mediator of the Year

Top Rated ADR Attorney

Hall of Fame Mediator

Mediation Practice Areas

Professional Liability

Complex Multiparty Cases



Business Litigation

insurance bad faith

Homeowners Associations

Insurance coverage

Products Liability

Sexual Assault, Harassment and Abuse

Serious Injury

Fee Disputes

Legal Malpractice

Real estate litigation

Real Estate Litigation

Toxic Torts

Wrongful Termination

About Janet Rubin Fields

Janet Rubin Fields is a full time neutral with Judicate West and has successfully mediated thousands of civil and commercial disputes which has earned her a reputation for being an active and empathetic listener who uses her knowledge and energy to entrench herself in every case.

one of the first female attorneys to make an impact in the world of adr

20    Years Experience

Effective Neutral.
Former Trial Attorney and Arbitrator

Janet recognizes that disputes are about people, and she gets the human element. 

credibility and Compassion

"Janet has facilitated in settling a number of small and significant cases where I have represented Plaintiff or Defendant. She explains the risks with credibility and compassion and is adept at communicating with parties and insurance companies."

"I select Janet on cases that have many different and difficult dynamics. The issues are usually complex with multiple layers of insurance, many different personalities and knowing that these cases are hard to settle in one session, I need a mediator who will stick with it. Janet has a proven track record and gets it done!"

"Janet Rubin Fields is always on top of her game. When the case hasn’t resolved at the Mediation, she follows up and is persistent until the case resolves whether through continued negotiation or a Mediator’s Proposal. She thinks outside the box, is genuine in her approach, and works harder than any other mediator in the industry."

proven track record

Genuine in her approach

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