Resume

Charles Parselle

Charles B. Parselle

Tel: (818) 346-5810 Charles@Parselle.com

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Founding Partner of Centres for Excellence in Dispute Resolution (CEDRS)

  • Attorney/Mediator/ Judge pro tem/ Arbitrator
  • Over 30 years experience plaintiff, defense and corporate
  • Author, “The Complete Mediator”

Attorney at Law, California; Barrister at Law, England; Director, Mediation and Arbitration

Resolution Services; Board Member, Southern California Mediation Association; Founder,

Los Angeles Mediators; Instructor, Institute for Conflict Management; Lecturer and coach on mediation and negotiation; International and multicultural legal experience

Charles ParselleProfession:

  • Attorney-at-law, California, 1983
  • Barrister-at-law, England, 1966
  • Judge pro tem, Los Angeles Superior Court, 1995
  • Arbitrator and Mediator, 2000

Education:

  • Oxford University, England (1960-63)

Work History:

  • Mediation and arbitration, 2000-present
  • Law Offices of Charles B. Parselle, [Los Angeles, 1983-present]
  • General counsel: movie company, [Los Angeles, 1998-1999]
  • General counsel: security company, [Canberra, Australia, 1990-1991]
  • General counsel: multinational company, [U.K., 1967-1981]

Litigation:

Commercial, construction, consumer, defamation, employment, personal injury, premises liability, product liability, probate, real estate, torts [Los Angeles, California]

Transactional/Corporate:

  • Entertainment, intellectual property, employment, tort defense, [Los Angeles, California]
  • Constitutional, contract, employment, government, intellectual property, labor relations, taxation, etc., [multinational based in England, operations in U.K., U.S. France, Germany, Italy, Denmark, Holland, Spain, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa, and Canada]

Charles Parselle MediationAlternate Dispute Resolution Experience:

  • Mediator and arbitrator in variety of disputes – commercial, construction, consumer, employment, entertainment, homeowners, intellectual property, marital dissolution, personal injury, professional negligence, premises liability, product liability, real estate inc. mould cases, probate.

Alternative Dispute Resolution Studies:

  • Straus Institute for Conflict Resolution, [Malibu, California]
  • Instructor in mediation and negotiation, Institute for Conflict Management, [Santa Monica, California]
  • Author, “The Complete Mediator”
  • Frequent contributor, Los Angeles Daily Journal, Mediate.com

Alternative Dispute Resolution Areas of Focus:

  • Personal injury, employment, business torts/contracts and insurance coverage, construction and real estate, entertainment and intellectual property

Alternative Dispute Resolution Studies:

  • Straus Institute for Conflict Resolution, [Malibu, California]
  • Instructor in mediation and negotiation, Institute for Conflict Management, [Santa Monica, California]
  • Author, “The Complete Mediator”
  • Frequent contributor, Los Angeles Daily Journal, Mediate.com

Professional Associations:

Beverly Hills Bar Association; British American Bar Association; Honorable Society of the Middle Temple, England;

Italian American Bar Association; Los Angeles County Bar Association; Los Angeles Mediators; San Fernando Valley Bar Association; Southern California Mediation Association

Selected Publications:

In Los Angeles Daily Journal: Lawsuit’s Price Forged by Competing Economic Theories 1/28/06; Attempt to Cap Contingency Fees

Threatens More than Plaintiff’s Bar 3/17/05; Judicial System was Built to Withstand Today’s Wave of Criticism 4/27/05

In mediate.com 2004-2007: Necessary Conflicts; The Octave Of Primary Emotions; The Prisoner’s Dilemma; The Six Levers Of Influence;

Mediator As International Peacemaker; Negotiating with Oneself; Anatomy of Negotiation: Fifteen Steps in Handling Negotiation 

 

Charles B. Parselle
21781 Ventura Blvd., Suite 633
Woodland Hills, CA 91364
818.346.5810
Charles@Parselle.com