Firm Overview

When an attorney chooses to refer a client to mediation with Huerta Mediation, he or she has chosen a professional mediation firm with extensive  experience in business, employment, wage and hour, real estate, and securities law and the ability to mediate and arbitrate both local and national cases.

Huerta Mediation has facilitated and served as mediator in more than 1000 cases in the past twenty years and has arbitrated dozens of real estate, commercial, trade secret and securities cases. Its staff provides alternative dispute resolution services in English and Spanish (by prior arrangement). The firm skillfully handles a wide variety of employment, private attorney general act (PAGA), wage and hour, business, real estate, securities, and intellectual property law cases relying on attorney, mediator and arbitrator Lawrence A. Huerta’s many years of business, employment, real estate, intellectual property and securities litigation experience.

Lawyer Lawrence A. Huerta graduated with honors from the University of California, Davis, with a B.A. degree in Economics and obtained his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Michigan Law School. He was admitted to the California Bar in 1983, is currently admitted to practice before all state and federal courts in California and is an AV rated attorney by Martindale Hubbell.

Mr. Huerta’s satisfaction as a professional mediator results from helping parties resolve business disputes in a positive, constructive and forward-thinking manner. “I like helping parties move beyond disputes efficiently, working with them to chart their own future. I like the self-determination aspect of mediation, which yields high client satisfaction with resolution outcomes. Mediation results often correspond to the higher aspirations of how both individuals and businesses wish to conduct themselves in their personal and professional lives,” Huerta stated.

Mr. Huerta holds the National Conflict Resolution Center Mediator Credential and mediates disputes for the San Diego County Superior Court Panel, the American Arbitration Association, the California Department of Insurance, and the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). In addition, he has mediated hundreds of disputes for the United States Forest Service, US Postal Service, US Navy, the US Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, and the Duke University Law School Private Adjudication Center.

Mr. Huerta was named as one of three mediators in the country to be part of the Inaugural Class of Access ADR Mediation Fellows. He is a Mediator and Arbitration Chairperson for the American Arbitration Association (AAA) and FINRA. Mr. Huerta is a Barrister in the William B. Enright Chapter of the American Inns of Court, College of Trial Advocacy.  He is a member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution and Labor and Employment Sections of the San Diego County Bar Association and was a long time member of the Dispute Resolution Section of the American Bar Association. 
Mr. Huerta has published several mediation articles explaining the value of mediation.  Mr. Huerta is also the creator and presenter of the mediation course "Why Mediation Works, and What Works Well at Mediation" approved for MCLE credit by the State Bar of California, as well as new MCLE courses titled "How To Make Mediation Work For You and Your Client," and "What Works Well in Employment Mediation".

Contact a business, employment and real estate law mediator at Huerta Mediation to discuss the specifics of your case and your client’s needs. Huerta Mediation helps clients find interest-based resolutions to legal disputes throughout San Diego, Orange, Los Angeles, and Imperial counties, including the cities of San Diego, Chula Vista, Irvine, Los Angeles, Vista, El Cajon, Oceanside, Carlsbad, Santa Ana, Fullerton, and Riverside. HUERTA MEDIATION also provides mediation services throughout California, through video conferencing, and around the nation.

Huerta Mediation
600 West Broadway, Suite 900
San Diego, CA 92101
Telephone: 619-236-7944 | Fax: 619-236-7986
Email: Contact Us

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