Member Profile: Charles B. Lempesis

Charles B. Lempesis
Rivers Edge Mediation
1950 Bellerive Ln #110
Coeur d’Alene, ID 83814
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Tel: (208) 765-6000
Fax: (208) 765-2370

Charles B. Lempesis regularly travels out of state to Washington

ADR Services Include:

Mediation; Arbitration; Med-Arb; Mini-Trial Judge; Special Master


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Charles B. Lempesis has substantive case experience in the following areas...

Arts (Fine, Performing)
Banking & Finance
Business Dissolution
Community Associations
Contract Disputes
Debt Collections
Family Businesses
Health Care
Land Use/Planning
Legal Malpractice
Local Govt./Municipalities
Medical Devices
Medical Malpractice
Mergers & Acquisitions
Mortgage Foreclosure
Non-profit Organizations
Nursing Homes
Personal Injury
Premises Liability
Professional Malpractice
Property Damage
Real Estate
Sexual Harassment
Shareholder Disputes
Trusts / Estates
Unfair Competition
Wage & Hour/FMLA
Workers' Compensation
Wrongful Death



Charles "Chuck" Lempesis is a practicing trial lawyer with more than 40 years experience. His trial experience ranges from a dozen first degree murder cases to medical malpractice, personal injury and commercial litigation. His wealth of experience in the courtroom compliments his distinctive style and sense of humor. He is often described as unique and is known for his off the wall, out of the box approach to problem solving.  He is the author of the "the art of MAKING PEACE".  

Chuck is the founder of River's Edge Center for Alternative Dispute Resolution, and is one of the most sought after mediators in the region. He now devotes the majority of his practice to alternative dispute resolution and has mediated and arbitrated over 3000 matters. In addition to his legal experience, he is a principal of several construction and real estate development related companies, including Garagetown USA, the world largest developer of condominium storage.

Visit his webpage and take a tour of our waterfront facilities in beautiful Coeur d'Alene, Idaho where mediations and arbitrations are held.  

Chuck also travels throughout the 11 western states on a regular basis.  Contact his office for information regarding arrangements outside of the Spokane/Coeur d'Alene metropolitan area.  


  • University of California, Irvine Bachelor of Arts, Social Ecology Cum Laude
  • Gonzaga University Juris Doctor Cum Laude
  • Pepperdine University Straus Institute, ADR Training
  • University of Idaho, ADR Training

Memberships & Affiliations

Idaho State Bar Association
National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals


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