Harrison Sommer has a unique combination of experience and wisdom that comes from 32 years of trial practice and in raising six children with his wonderful wife Pam. He believes in maintaining consistency and balance in the professional and personal aspects of his life.
Mr. Sommer has tried cases as a defense attorney representing doctors, hospitals, product manufacturers, motor vehicle drivers, real estate brokers and governmental entities. He has participated in numerous arbitrations, mediations and settlement conferences on behalf of defendants. He has an understanding of the defense and insurance carrier perspectives.
He has also tried cases as a plaintiff attorney with successful verdicts in medical malpractice, product liability, auto, general and premises liability and road design cases. Mr. Sommer has obtained multiple verdicts and settlements resulting in seven figure recovery for his clients.
He has also experienced the risks and losses associated with trial practice which has furthered his commitment to dispute resolution. Representing hundreds of plaintiffs in mediations and arbitrations, Mr. Sommer has developed a practical understanding of the plaintiff’s perspective as well. He is uniquely qualified to apply the perspective of both sides in resolving cases and disputes.
As your mediator, Harrison Sommer will utilize his experience, knowledge and the reputation for fairness he has gained to effectively and productively resolve your disputes. It has been important to him over the years to maintain a courteous and professional relationship with clients, counsel and carriers. Experience, understanding and perspective provide ...the right approach.