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Deborah J. Rothman

Practice areas:

Arbitration, Mediation

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Licensed since 1976

  1. Mediation: 50%
    25 years, 1.5 thousand cases
  2. Arbitration: 50%
    21 years, 125 cases

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Contact Info

13101 W Washington Blvd Ste 13
Los Angeles, CA, 90066




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Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best LA ArbitratorBest Lawyers in America2012
Super Lawyer ADRSuper Lawyers2012
Super Lawyer ADRSuper Lawyers2011
Best Lawyers ADRBest Lawyers in America2011
Super Lawyer ADRSuperLawyers2010
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2010
Super Lawyer ADRSuperLawyers2009
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2009
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2008
Super Lawyer ADRSuperLawyers2008
Power Mediator (Entertainment)Hollywood Reporter Esq.2007

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Mediator & ArbitratorAmerican Arbitration Association1994 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Distinguished FellowInternational Academy of Mediators2009 - Present
College of Commercial ArbitratorsFellow2004 - Present


Publication NameTitleDate
Los Angeles Daily JournalWho Took the ME out of Mediation?2010
Alternatives to the High Cost of LitigationSurvey: Difficult arbitration E-discovery process questions suggest increasingly complex future problems on costs, scope2009


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
New York Univ SOLN/AlawN/A
Yale UnivN/AundergraduateN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Insurance Coverage Litigation CommitteeEthics in Mediation & Arbitration2013
ABA Alternative Dispute Resolution Spring ConferenceEffective use of the first case mgm't conference works for advocates, arbitrators, clients & providers2010