The Hon. Anita Rae Shapiro, Retired

Private Dispute Resolution

Arbitration - Mediation - Alternative Dispute Resolution

Private Judge - Expert Witness

Commissioner Shapiro conducted over 600 civil settlement conferences, with an 80% settlement rate, from her appointment to the Los Angeles County Superior Court bench in 1982 until her retirement in 1997. Since retiring from the bench she has been providing private dispute resolution services to the southern California legal community. Her dispute resolution experience emphasizes probate, tort, complex commercial, and family law.  Commissioner Shapiro has successfully resolved hundreds of cases including many complicated civil and probate matters.  She also has served as an expert witness in a number of probate cases.

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Availability: Specialties: Fee Schedule: $360 per hour shared among the parties (dispute resolution matters).  Please call for expert witness fees.

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Last Update:
August 2, 2007
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