"Discourage litigation. Persuade your neighbors to compromise whenever you can. Point out to them how the nominal winner is often a real loser -- in fees, expenses, and waste of time."
Abraham Lincoln, 1850
Los Altos Dispute Resolution Services (LADRS) helps resolve community conflicts through conciliation and mediation without the need to involve the police department, city staff, or the court. Using our Dispute Resolution Services saves time, expense and reduces stress related to escalation of conflicts in court.
Our experienced volunteer mediators help resolve issues between
Tenants and landlords
Consumers & Local Businesses
Organizations in the community & Home Owners Associations
For more than 20 years, the Los Altos Dispute Resolution Services has been promoting peace and harmony in the communities of Los Altos and Los Altos Hills by using experienced volunteer mediators to help residents resolve everyday disagreements.