California Court of Appeal, (Ret.)
First District, Division Two
Mediator • Arbitrator • Discovery Referee • Appellate Consultant
Settled an insurance matter where there were bad faith claims based on inspection and payment of adjusted claim.
An explosion and fire in an East-Asian industrial facility resulted in damage claims exceeding $150 million against and among operators, subcontractors, insurers and re-insurers. Five days of in-person and online mediation sessions over a period of six months, spanning 12 time zones and involving dozens of participants, resulted in a global settlement.
Subordination claim by landlord’s insurer against graduate student who caused fire while performing work at home related to teaching assistant duties.