Welcome to SVAMC
Arbitration and mediation for
the global technology community
An Interview with the CEO
COVID-19 Resources for
Arbitration and Mediation Practioners
Initiative on International Arbitration, Mediation, and Blockchain-based Transactions
The Arbitration Clause Condundrum
What the Arbitration Clause Requires and What Counsel Want
by Gary Benton
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Silicon Valley Arbitration & Mediation Center

SVAMC serves the global technology sector by promoting business-practical dispute resolution.

SVAMC works with leading technology companies, law firms, ADR institutions and universities in Silicon Valley and around the globe to provide educational programming and related resources regarding the effective and efficient resolution of technology-related disputes.  About SVAMC →

The Tech List

The 2020 List of the World’s Leading Technology Arbitrators and Mediators.

Membership

Join SVAMC and be part of the leading voice in tech dispute resolution.

SVAMC supports diversity in arbitration and the Equal Representation in Arbitration Pledge.

Blog and Recent News

Paul Mason Speaks and Publishes Articles on the Singapore Convention and the Arbitration - Mediation connection

Paul Mason Speaks and Publishes Articles on the Singapore Convention a...

In May-June 2020, Paul Mason spoke about the Singapore Convention on International Settlement Agreements Resulting from Mediation in webinars presented ... Read More
An Interview with the CEO

An Interview with the CEO

Interviews with Our Editors: Arbitrating Silicon Valley Disputes with Lester Schiefelbein, CEO of the Silicon Valley Arbitration & Mediation Center ... Read More
Les Schiefelbein, SVAMC CEO, Named to ICC Task Force

Les Schiefelbein, SVAMC CEO, Named to ICC Task Force

Les has been named as a U.S. member to the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) Task Force on "ADR and ... Read More