John Hess, Lawyer/Mediator

  • New Jersey Mediation Services, LLC's principal is

     John Hess, a lifelong New Jersey resident.



  • Court-appointed mediator, Superior Court (Vicinage 13), special civil part and State-wide presumptive mediation roster member for civil, equity and probate cases 

  • Community Member on 3-person Screening Board for Intensive Supervision Program of State prison system

  • Retired elected officer and Vice President, Global Human Resources, Engelhard Corporation (BASF); 

  • 35 years in various other corporate roles, including Director, Compensation/Benefits, Corporate Counsel, Assistant Treasurer, Risk Management

  • Licensed New Jersey attorney and trained civil mediator;

  • Small business owner--co-owner of real estate investment firm; developed a leading local home care business



  • New Jersey State Bar Association (including Section on Alternative Dispute Resolution),

  • New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators

  • Society for Human Resources Management

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