About the Author
Larry King, host of Larry King Live says that "Bob Mayer is a lawyer's lawyer." Bob received both his business and law degrees from the University of California at Berkeley. A veteran been-there, done-that lawyer, Robert Mayer and his firm represent clients big (foreign governments, including Venezuela, for whom the first heavyweight prize fight ever held in South America was negotiated) and small, famous (some of America's best-known actors and athletes) and infamous, negotiating deals on everything from Amphitheater developments to the sale of Zero vintage aircraft. In addition to being a professional mediator and practicing law full time, Mayer conducts "How to Be a Mediator" and "Negotiating Tips, Tricks, and Tactics" seminars and workshops that have been presented for M.B.A. and law students and for various private businesses, trade groups, and professional associations.