Announcement: 
Chip Rose Receives Academy of Professional Family Mediators Lifetime Achievement Award at APFM’s 2018 Conference in San Diego!

Chip Rose is a highly experienced divorce mediator previously based in Santa Cruz, California and recently moved to Bend, Oregon.  Chip founded The Mediation Center in Santa Cruz in 1980 and is certified as a Specialist in Family Law by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialization. In a client-centered process that is completely confidential, Chip has successfully mediated more than 4,000 cases to successful and affordable agreement.

Chip has pioneered client-centered dispute resolution services for more than 3 decades.  Chip's primary emphasis is on offering top flight divorce and family mediation services for marriage and domestic partnerships.

Chip also provides facilitative services for pre-marital and domestic partnership agreements, family business and business succession, business partnership formation and disagreements, and negotiation and mediation consultation for pro se litigants.

Chip offers a free initial consultation.  Please call Chip at 831-429-9721 or use our contact form to schedule an initial consultation.

Here is a short video clip in which Chip discusses his decision to become a full time professional family mediator and to create a process that gave clients control the process, control of the cost, and control of the outcome of their agreements during that most difficult time of divorce: