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Apr 7, 2021

MCLE – Landmark New Bad-Faith/Excess Verdict Decision Tête-À-Tête

Join ADR Services, Inc. for a webinar discussion of the significance of the new Insurance Bad Faith/Excess Verdict decision, Pinto v. Farmers Ins. Exch.  Does the Court’s holding mean that an insurer can avoid an excess judgment even where it fails to accept a reasonable policy limit demand? One of... read more

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ADR Services
Mar 29, 2021

MCLE – So You Want to Be a Neutral

Join four of ADR Services, Inc.’s esteemed neutrals as they discuss their varying paths to becoming mediators, arbitrators and referees, and offer insight into how lawyers can prepare themselves to do the same. Participants will learn about the different services neutrals may offer, how to navigate the road to becoming... read more

Mar 29, 2021

How One Woman Succeeded in a Male-Dominated Profession

When it comes to perseverance and resilience, no one knows the meaning of the words better than Lucie Barron, founder and president of ADR Services, Inc. Born in Germany to Russian parents who were prisoners of war, Barron spent the first years of her life in a refugee camp before... read more

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ADR Services
Mar 19, 2021

Embracing the 21st Century Paradigm for Resolving Business Litigation, Sponsored by ADR Services, Inc.

Hosted by Alameda County Bar Association, Sponsored by ADR Services, Inc. Join Hon. George Hernandez (Ret.) and Hon. James Lambden (Ret.) for this timely and informative discussion. Innovative approaches are no longer “alternative” but rather integral to effective dispute resolution of commercial disputes. Your business clients may be particularly receptive... read more

Mar 17, 2021

David B. Casselman Honored in the Daily Journal’s California Lawyer Attorneys of the Year (CLAY) Awards

The Daily Journal has bestowed David B. Casselman, Esq. with its prestigious California Lawyer Attorneys of the Year (CLAY) Award for his successful representation of the plaintiffs in the Millenium Tower litigation in San Francisco. Mr. Casselman, along with Frank Pitre and Niall McCarthy of Cotchett Pitre McCarthy, were co-lead... read more

Mar 17, 2021

Conversation Series with Hon. Charlotte Walter Woolard

The Conversation Series: Hon. Charlotte Walter Woolard Hosted by the Queen’s Bench Bar Association Wednesday, March 24, 2021
5:45 p.m. to 6:45 p.m. Pour yourself your favorite drink in the comfort of your own home and Zoom with the women of Queen’s Bench for a unique and intimate conversation... read more

Mar 16, 2021

Hon. Ramona G. See (Ret.) Joins ADR Services, Inc.

ADR Services, Inc. is excited to announce the addition of retired Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Ramona G. See to our panel of distinguished neutrals. Judge See’s judicial career spans 24 years, beginning with her service as a Municipal Court judge in 1997. After being elevated to the Superior Court... read more

Mar 8, 2021

Phyllis Cheng, Esq. Named Managing Editor of the California Labor and Employment Law Review

Phyllis Cheng, Esq., a mediator with ADR Services, Inc. has been named Managing Editor of the California Lawyers Association, Labor and Employment Law Section’s Law Review. The Law Review is published six times a year and goes out to over 7,000 attorneys and judges throughout California. Long associated with the Labor... read more

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ADR Services
Mar 8, 2021

Lucie Barron Featured in The 20 Businesswomen Overcoming the Pandemic

Lucie Barron: A Trailblazer in the Legal Industry, an Inspiration in Real Life Lucie Barron is the President and Founder of ADR Services, Inc., one of the leading providers of alternative dispute resolution services in California. Though a success in her field now, Lucie grew up in the face of... read more

Mar 4, 2021

Hon. Elizabeth Feffer (Ret.) to Speak on “The Ethics of an ADA Compliance Complaint from Lease to Trial”

“The Ethics of an ADA Compliance Complaint from Lease to Trial” Presented by the Los Angeles County Bar Association, Real Property Section Friday, March 26, 2021
12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Join Hon. Elizabeth Feffer (Ret.) and an expert panel of lawyers and industry consultants as they discuss... read more