Tracy Lindsey
Mediator and Personal Property Appraiser 

Special Master 

730 Expert




Ms. Lindsey has spent more than 20 years working in multiple aspects of Personal Property Management, Conflict Resolution, and Effective Life Transitions. Her expertise includes Personal Property Consultation and Evaluation, Appraising Household Contents for Divorce Settlements and Estate Divisions, Downsizing, Facilitation, and Mediation. She is known by both her clients and the attorneys who appoint her, as getting her clients “unstuck” and moving forward to completion in the division of their personal property. With a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial Psychology and De-Escalation training in Doug Noll's Prison of Peace Mediation, this empowers her to combine her many talents in a unique way.

Appraisal Services

  • Personal Property Consulting – Inventory and Appraisal of Value
  • Personal Property Division, Facilitation and Appraisals for Divorce Settlements
  • Appraisals for Estate Division



  • Distribution, Valuation and Allocation of Personal Property
  • Transitioning to Separate Households
  • Mediating with Parties on Emotionally-Charged Decisions
  • Downsizing and Redistributing Households
  • Equitable Distribution Facilitation
  • Evaluation of Personal Property


  • Mediation & Conflict Resolution Training and Certification, University of California, Berkeley
  • U.S.P.A.P. CURRENT 2018/2019 Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice
  • Appraising Personal Property Principles and Methodology
  • Bachelor of Science, Industrial Psychology, California State University, Hayward

Professional Memberships

  • CCCBA (Contra Costa County Bar Association) Alternate Dispute Resolution 2017-2019 Board Member
  • CCCBA (Family Law, ADR, and Probate Sections)
  • ANA (Appraisers National Association) Accredited Appraiser, (2016-2018 Board Member)