Craig Coburn has been a mediator and arbitrator since 1985. Although his dispute resolution practice focuses primarily on complex construction industry disputes, Craig has successfully mediated disputes in a wide variety of cases, including business, contract, property damage and personal injury cases.
Craig has mediated or arbitrated approximately 200 cases, including several multimillion dollar and multi-party disputes. For the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, he was named as a panel arbitrator for the U.S. Olympic Committee – U.S. Ski Team and as project mediator for the design and construction of the Olympic Speed Skating Oval.
Craig is rated AV Preeminent® by Martindale-Hubbell – the highest rating possible – and has for several years running been recognized by Law & Politics as a Mountain States Super Lawyer ® and by Utah Business Magazine as one of Utah’s Legal Elite®.
Craig has been a shareholder and director of the Salt Lake City law firm of Richards Brandt Miller Nelson since 1993, where he chairs the firm’s Construction Industry Services Group, Dispute Resolution Services Group and the RBMN Charitable Foundation. He is a member of the American Bar Association’s Dispute Resolution and Tort, Insurance & Litigation Sections and Forum on the Construction Industry, as well the Utah State Bar’s Construction Law and Dispute Resolution Sections. He received his Bachelor of Science (Civil Engineering) and Juris Doctorate degrees from the University of Utah in 1977 and 1980, respectively.
Fees: $350 per hour.