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May 13, 2024

Hon. Margaret L. Oldendorf (Ret.) Joins ADR Services, Inc.

ADR Services, Inc. is proud to announce that Hon. Margaret L. Oldendorf (Ret.) has joined our distinguished panel of mediators and arbitrators.

Judge Oldendorf brings with her nearly 20 years of judicial experience, having served with distinction as a Judge of the Los Angeles Superior Court. Among her judicial assignments, she presided over a Civil Independent Calendar Court and a Civil Trial Court in Pasadena, overseeing numerous jury and court trials across a broad spectrum of legal areas. From complex business and contract litigation to construction matters, personal injury, medical malpractice, and real property, she has tackled some of the most challenging legal issues with efficiency and impartiality.

Judge Oldendorf’s contributions to the legal community have garnered widespread recognition. She is the recipient of prestigious honors such as the Judicial Civility Award from the Los Angeles Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA) in 2018 and the Trial Judge of the Year award bestowed by the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA) in 2019.

Prior to her appointment to the bench, Judge Oldendorf’s career spanned over two decades in civil litigation. Her practice encompassed labor and employment law, real estate, commercial litigation, business torts, trusts, and land use matters.

We are honored to have Judge Oldendorf join our team at ADR Services, Inc., where her wealth of experience and commitment to impartiality will undoubtedly enrich our mediation and arbitration services.

For more information or to schedule a case with Judge Oldendorf, please contact Christie Woo at (310) 201-0010 or

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