Member Profile: Ramsay "Buzz" Wiesenfeld Esq.

Ramsay "Buzz" Wiesenfeld Esq.
Judicate West for scheduling
San Francisco, CA 94105
Email: Click for email

Tel: 800-488-8805
Fax: "Buzz" direct line: 916-947-0452

CA Chapter:

ADR Services Include:

Mediation; Arbitration; Facilitation & Systems Design


Ramsay "Buzz" Wiesenfeld Esq. has substantive case experience in the following areas...

ADA Disability
Arts (Fine, Performing)
Banking & Finance
Business Dissolution
Civil Rights
Community Associations
Contract Disputes
Elder Abuse
Family Businesses
Health Care
Intellectual Property
Land Use/Planning
Legal Malpractice
Lemon Law
Libel & Slander
Local Govt./Municipalities
Medical Devices
Medical Malpractice
Mortgage Foreclosure
Non-profit Organizations
Nursing Homes
Personal Injury
Premises Liability
Product Liability
Professional Fees
Professional Liability
Professional Malpractice
Professional Negligence
Property Damage
Public Policy
Real Estate
Religious Institutions
Sexual Harassment
Title Disputes
Trusts / Estates
Wage & Hour/FMLA
Workers' Compensation
Wrongful Death



Buzz Wiesenfeld has been helping people resolve disputes for over a decade. He started full-time mediation practice in 1993, after an eighteen-year trial law career (M-H "AV" rating). He has mediated thousands of cases as a senior mediator with the Bates/Edwards Group, Endispute/JAMS and in his own practice since 1998.

Buzz Wiesenfeld tailors his mediations to the particular needs of each case and its participants. Buzz brings process knowledge, focused energy and perseverance to each matter. An attentive listener, capable of providing dispute management support in a wide variety of complex issues, Buzz's strengths include respect for and sensitivity to all involved, especially in emotionally charged cases.


  • B.A., History, University of California, Berkeley, 1971
  • J.D., University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, 1975
  • M.A., Conflict Resolution, Antioch University/McGregor, 2004

ADR Training:

  • Sacramento Mediation Center
  • Bates/Edwards Group, CDR Associates
  • American Arbitration Association
  • Western Network
  • American Association of Attorney Mediators
  • Pepperdine Institute for Dispute Resolution
  • Center for Collaborative Policy (formerly California Center for Public Dispute Resolution)
  • Interaction Associates and Antioch University McGregor

Memberships & Affiliations

  • ACR, Association for Conflict Resolution, Environment and Public Policy section
  • CDRC, California Dispute Resolution Council
  • Sacramento County Bar Association, ADR section
  • State Bar # 68,019 (active)
  • ABOTA , American Board of Trial Advocates
  • Eighteen year civil trial practice in Sacramento, CA with AV Rating, Martindale-Hubbell, 1975-1993
  • Former senior mediator with JAMS/Endispute/Bates-Edwards Group, 1992-1997
  • ABA, Dispute Resolution Section
  • Panelist (former) Sacramento Mediation Center, Sacramento Superior Court Pro-Tem panel
  • Adjunct associate (former), CCP, Center for Collaborative Policy


Mediation Fees: $425/hour.
Arbitration Fees: $425/hour
No minimum Deposit: $425/party


Ramsay "Buzz" Wiesenfeld Esq. is a member of our CA chapter, California Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, California's premier roster of preeminent mediators and arbitrators. The CADN profile includes more specific local information, such as counties and regions served, and can be visited directly at


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