BioPic1NADNBanner-ID-CharlesLempesCharles Lempesis has been a trial lawyer for more than 30 years. He has handled cases ranging from first-degree murder and medical malpractice to  personal injury and property line disputes. Chuck has received the highest ranking by his peers as published in  Martindale Hubbell for his legal skills and professional ethics. He is also listed in the prestigious publication Best Lawyers in America. Chuck is the founder of Rivers edge Alternative Dispute Resolution and has served as a mediator and arbitrator for more than a decade. As a mediator he has successfully helped to settle more than 2000 cases. He is frequently appointed by both the state and federal courts, and has even  been asked to assist in resolving criminal matters including two first-degree murder cases. Chuck’s popularity as a mediator is a result of his informal and unconventional style, and his determination  to get settlements to the finish line. Chuck is known for his sense of humor and compassion, and helps to foster settlements by moving out-of-the-box.