Nina Meierding, MS, JD has mediated over 4,000 disputes and has conducted training in almost all 50 states and throughout the world, including Canada, Sweden, Ireland, England, Scotland, the Netherlands, New Zealand, and India. She has consulted and trained many groups, including local, state, and federal governmental agencies, court systems, law firms, corporations, medical groups, school districts, small and large business entities, and non-profits in the areas of conflict resolution, cross cultural and gender issues, and negotiation skills.

For over 25 years, Nina has been an Adjunct Professor at Pepperdine University School of Law and has been an instructor at many other universities and law schools, including the National Judicial College and the California Judicial College. Nina has served on many boards and received many awards including the Peacemaker Award by the Southern California Mediation Association, the Distinguished Mediator Award from the Association of Conflict Resolution and the Lifetime Achievement Award from the American College of Civil Trial Mediators (ACCTM). She is an honorary fellow of the International Academy of Mediators (IAM), an emeritus fellow of ACCTM, and a honorary member of National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals. (NADN)