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Richard Lutringer
Offices of Richard Lutringer

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Locations in New York and Palm Springs, CA

917 345.2891


Description of Practice

This Mediator is Certified

New York Office
45 Rockefeller Plaza
Suite 2000
New York, NY 10111
California Office
777 East Tahquitz Canyon Way
Suite 200
Palm Springs, CA 92262

Richard Lutringer spends several weeks each month in each of his offices. He mediates both family and commercial disputes, including those arising out of the organization, operation and dissolution of corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies and joint ventures.He has successfully mediated employment,probate, real estate and family business disputes. He also mediates divorce and custody matters.

Professional Background

Mediator of disputes involving commercial, real estate, inheritance, probate and business divorce, business owner exits, family business succession and sibling management issues. Marital divorce involving complex business assets. Previously served as law firm partner with major international law firms.


Mr. Lutringer is certified as a commercial mediator and/or on the Panel of Mediators of the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR), the International Mediation Institute (IMI), the American Arbitration Association (AAA), the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution (CPR) and the National Association of Distinguished Neutrals (NADN), as well as the rosters of several state and federal courts.


A.B. College of William & Mary
J.D. Cornell University Law School
M.C.L University of Chicago Law School Over 300 hours of advanced dispute resolution training and family business advising (FFI)


Dates    Trainer(s)    Title   
2006    Quinnipiac/U. of CT.    Mediation Skills Training / 40 hours
2006-2008    ACR/AAA Advanced Commercial Mediation Institute    Advanced Comm. Med. Institute/43.5 hours
2007    Int. Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution (CPR)    Advanced Mediation Training /17.5 hours
2007    Lombard Mennonite Peace Center    Mediation Skills Training /36 hours
2009    Center for Mediation and Law    Mediation Intensive Training /40 hours
2007-2011    NY Unified Court System    CDRCP Advanced Mediation Training / 18 hours
2010-2011    Center for Mediation and Law    Various Advanced Trainings / 35 hours
2012-2021    See    300+ hours of training


Richard helps parties resolve disputes using appropriate tools of a facilitative mediator with substantive experience, including reality testing and in depth caucus with each party as to their legal position and underlying interests. In pre-mediation meetings with each side he will familiarize himself with the positions and interests of each party.He occasionally uses mediator proposals to bridge gaps when faced with an impasse.


Information on fees is available on request.

Other Information

Online mediation training and experience.

Areas of Practice

  • Adult Family
  • Art
  • Automotive
  • Boundary Disputes
  • Business
  • Civil (general)
  • Commercial
  • Community
  • Contracts
  • Cross Cultural
  • Divorce (all issues)
  • Divorce (parenting)
  • EEOC
  • Elder
  • Employment
  • Environmental
  • Estate Planning
  • Faith Based
  • Family
  • Franchise
  • HOA
  • International
  • Landlord - Tenant
  • Marital Mediation
  • Online Civil
  • Online Family/Divorce
  • Online Mediation
  • Online Workplace
  • Partnership
  • Probate
  • Professional Fees
  • Real Estate
  • Securities
  • Sexual Harrassment
  • Technology
  • Workplace

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Mediation Trainer
  • Conflict Coach
  • Mediating Lawyer
  • Facilitator
  • Online Mediator
  • Systems Designer
  • Counselor
  • Mediator-Arbitrator
  • Mediation Consultant

References available upon request.

This dispute resolution professional keeps professional liability insurance.