Linda is an approachable, impartial, perceptive mediator who excels at settling cases.
She has practiced law for over 40 years and earned a reputation as a tenacious and successful advocate and litigator for her clients. Linda brings that same dedication to her mediation practice and loves the satisfaction of resolving cases. An eternal optimist at heart, Linda views dispute obstacles as opportunities and embraces the challenge.
Linda is “AV” rated by Martindale Hubbell – which issues the rating only to those attorneys who have demonstrated preeminent legal abilities and the highest professional and ethical standards. She has represented both plaintiffs and defendants in personal injury, civil rights and medical malpractice cases at a busy boutique law firm where she was the Managing Partner. Empathetic, respectful and fair, she connects well with attorneys and parties alike so their positions can be heard and they can vent – giving her the opportunity to understand the nuances of the case while providing a supportive process that allows for effective, productive and expeditious resolution of cases.An experienced trial lawyer, Linda has volunteered her time as a settlement officer for the Orange County, Riverside County and San Bernardino County Superior Courts. She was chosen and serves as a member of the U. S. District Court Central District Mediation Panel. As an attorney and mediator, she has been involved in more than 500 mediations and arbitrations.