Holly Parrish-Bezner, J.D.


Mediator & Facilitator


Mobile: +1 (916) 717-5779


Office: +1 (916) 374-0455



Holly Parrish-Bezner is a Certified Mediator who specializes in the resolution of disputes involving business, commercial, construction defect, construction delay and contractual matters, intellectual property, employment and real estate issues.

She is a well-known advocate of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) who is respected by all stakeholders. For more than a decade, Mrs. Parrish-Bezner has effectively represented parties in open communication leading to resolutions without resorting to courts. Her keen skills and understanding of Project Management give her a unique perspective as a facilitator and dispute resolution provider.

Complementing her ADR practice, Mrs. Parrish-Bezner has worked as a General Counsel for a trade association and a Fortune 500 Home Builder. In her current role a Mediator and Partnering Facilitator for GLA, she has successfully facilitated large and complex construction projects and contracts in excess of one billion dollars.

Holly holds a Juris Doctor degree from the UCLA School of Law and Bachelor of Arts a degree in Political Science from the University of California, Davis. Mrs. Parrish-Bezner has an extensive international experience and attended the University of London, England and the University of Hong Kong School of Law (Chinese Basic Law).

She holds Certificates from:

  • Pepperdine University School of Law, Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
  • Mediation Certificate – Sacramento State Center for African Peace & Conflict Resolution
  • Partnering Certificate – California Department of Transportation (Caltrans)

Mrs. Parrish-Bezner is a member of the American Bar Association (ABA) – Dispute Resolution and Construction Sections; Mediators Without Borders; and Associated General Contractors (AGC).

Holly is a frequent presenter and Conference Speaker on the subject of Alternative Dispute Resolution, and Dispute Prevention on Construction Contracts. She is fluent in English, and moderate in Spanish, French and Italian.

Team Holly Parrish-Bezner, J.D.