David Seibel

David Seibel is an attorney and conflict management consultant, mediator, and teacher in the fields of negotiation, communication and mediation.

After spending one year in the People's Republic of China studying Chinese language, law and mediation, Mr. Seibel served as President of the Harvard Mediation Program. He later served as Sacks Fellow at the Hale and Dorr Legal Services Center of Harvard Law School where he practiced, taught and studied the advocacy, negotiation and mediation of family law matters. Then as an associate at Goodwin Procter LLP in Boston, he practiced estate planning and corporate law.

Mr. Seibel now advises organizations and individuals on negotiation and effective communication, and mediates a wide range of criminal and civil disputes. He has taught related courses to corporate and non-profit clients all over the world, most recently at the International Criminal Court in the Hague. Specializing in commercial and family contexts, Mr. Seibel has provided training, facilitation, coaching and mediation services through many organizations, including Harvard Law School's Program of Instruction for Lawyers, Third Eye Partners, CMI-Vantage Partners, Mediation Works Incorporated and the Community Dispute Settlement Center. Mr. Seibel earned a bachelor's degree from Middlebury College and a juris doctorate from Harvard Law School.