Jonathan Brenner, Esq. has over 20 years of experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in a wide-range of practice areas including, but not limited to: personal injury, employment and business/commercial matters. In 1992, Mr. Brenner started his dispute resolution practice as a member of the San Diego Superior Court's arbitration panel while also conducting settlement conferences. Shortly thereafter, he discovered a true talent and passion for mediation. Soon after, Mr. Brenner became one of San Diego County's most requested neutrals. Clients often comment on his no-nonsense approach and ability to get cases settled expeditiously. One client stated, "Jonathan doesn't waste any time; he's professional, personable and savvy, a true class act." Another client commented, "Jonathan's background as a litigator on both the plaintiff and defendant side is invaluable in getting parties in a mediation to listen and be flexible. Every case that I have mediated with him so far has settled."
In his spare time, Mr. Brenner enjoys martial arts, weight lifting and spending time with his family.
"Mr. Brenner was fantastic in every way. He completely understood the facts and made my clients feel at ease – they loved him!"
- Attorney on an Employment Wrongful Termination Matter
"Jon was instrumental in resolving our case. He provided a sense of trust to my client and carefully pushed both sides towards a settlement."
- Attorney, San Diego, California
"I greatly appreciate Jon's straightforward approach to handling mediation and being willing to have those "difficult conversations" with both attorney and client alike. I hope that I have the opportunity to work with Jon in the near future."
- Attorney, Northern California
"We were all amazed how you took the mediation from impasse to settlement in one 10 minute move"
- Partner on an employment breach of contract dispute
"Jon skillfully handled our mediation. I would recommend him due to his knowledge, experience, ability to empathize and communicate personally."
- Attorney, Los Angeles County, California
"I had the pleasure having Jon Brenner mediate a recent case. He did an excellent job on a difficult assignment. He promptly got to the point and did not waste time; earned the respect of both sides; and never gave up, persistently pushing to close the case. I will work with him again."
- Attorney, Manhattan Beach, California
"Tenacious – Fair – Evaluated case properly."
- Attorney on a personal injury/slip and fall dispute
"Mr. Brenner was very well prepared. He clearly read the briefs and was familiar with complex and unique legal issues."
- Attorney on a Maritime Law matter
601 S. Figueroa
Los Angeles, CA 90017
Fax : 213.223.1114
980 9th Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
Fax : 916.394.8495
402 W. Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101
Fax : 619.814.1967
100 Pine Street
San Francisco, CA 94111
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1851 East First Street
Santa Ana, CA 92705
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