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Linda Randlett Kollar specializes in the representation of behavioral health care providers, including licensed non-profit community care facilities that provide residential treatment and foster care for children, and health care professionals including physicians, psychologists, licensed clinical social workers, and marriage, family and child counselors, throughout California.  Ms. Kollar devotes a substantial part of her practice to advising these behavioral health care providers on licensure, representing them in administrative and civil litigation, false claims matters including OIG investigations and qui tam litigation, in contract negotiations, as well as on the formation of integrated services and managed care issues.  Ms. Kollar represents many of the non-profit child welfare and behavioral health care providers with respect to their day-to-day operations, including responding to subpoenas, governmental reporting and regulatory compliance.  She also has expertise in the areas of special education, privacy, confidentiality, HIPAA and minor’s consent for treatment issues.

Ms. Kollar has a significant amount of experience in business law and litigation, including appellate work.  Ms. Kollar’s litigation experience includes environmental, employment, and real property matters, including trials, opinion letters, and client counseling.

Before becoming a lawyer, Ms. Kollar was a social worker with the Los Angeles County Department of Children & Family Services, where she worked as an investigator on behalf of abused and neglected children for the juvenile court, and was responsible for placing children in foster care and treatment facilities.  Ms. Kollar had responsibility for working with families and the courts in order to do both short term and long term planning for children.

Ms. Kollar received her Bachelor’s Degree in American Studies from Scripps College, Claremont, California.  She received her Juris Doctorate, cum laude, from Pepperdine University School of Law, where she was Editor-in-Chief of the Law Review.  She clerked for the Honorable Steven J. Stone, presiding Justice of Division 6 of the Second District Court of Appeal.


Practice areas


  1. Health Care: 100%

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Hooper, Lundy & Bookman, P.C.

1875 Century Park East Suite 1600
Los Angeles, CA, 90067


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Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Pro Bono Champion 2015American Health Lawyers Association2016
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2015
Super LawyerSuperLawyers2015
Women Leaders in the LawLos Angeles Times2014
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2014
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2013
Women Leaders in the LawLos Angeles Times2013
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2013
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2012
Women Leaders in the LawLos Angeles Times2012
AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5 Peer Review RatedMartindale-Hubbell2011
FellowLitigation Counsel of America2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2010
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2009
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2008
Super LawyerSuper Lawyer2007
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2006
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2005
Super LawyerSuper Lawyers2004
Reflections of ExcellenceDavid and Margaret Home2000
Editor-in-Chief , Law ReviewPepperdine Law School1985
Super lawyerSuper Lawyer, Corporate Counsel EditionN/A
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Adjunct ProfessorPepperdine University School Of Law2014 - Present
Judge Pro TemLos Angeles Superior Court2007 - Present
PartnerHooper Lundy & Bookman1997 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
Litigation Counsel of AmericaN/A2011 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
National Association of Counsel for ChildrenMemberN/A
California Society for Healthcare AttorneysMemberN/A
American Health Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
The Western Child Welfare Law CenterCo-FounderN/A
Women in Health AdministrationMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
In re Jeremy C (2004) WL 1803270N/A
Ostby v. Oxnard Union School District, et al. (2002) 209 F. Supp. 2d 1035N/A
Sharrer v. Zettel (2005) WL 885129 (N.D. Cal.)N/A
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Publication nameTitleDate
Special Advertising Supplement to the Los Angeles Times, ALMLos Angeles' Women Leaders in the Law 20142014
11 Pepp. L. Rev. Iss. 2Up or Out and Into the Supreme Court: A Forecast for Hishon v. King and Spalding1984
Supervision and Related IssuesA Handbook for ProfessionalsN/A
California Health Law NewsHow HIPAA May Apply to Non-Traditional Healthcare Providers: A Study of Foster Care Agencies Under HIPAAN/A
California Health Law MonitorSpecial Report: Consent and Confidentiality and MinorsN/A
California Health Law MonitorSpecial Report: Trends in Managed Care: Applications in Behavioral Health and the Child Welfare ArenaN/A
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pepperdine University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
Scripps College (Claremont)N/ABA - Bachelor of Arts1966
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Tri-City Mental Health ServicesMental Health Information: Navigating the Complex Web of State and Federal Law2015
California Alliance 2015 Fall Executive's ConferenceMinor's Health Information: Navigating the Complex Web of State and Federal Laws2015