Discovery, Federal, Fee Disputes, Legal Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Premises Liability, Products Liability and Professional Liability.
CONFLICT RESOLUTION EXPERIENCE
Tom Dempsey is a graduate of the ADR program at the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine University. He is a 10-year participant in the Los Angeles Superior Court’s ADR program as well as the 3-Crash Program in various superior courts throughout LA county. Mr. Dempsey has participated in private mediations and party arbitrations in medical malpractice cases.
ORGANIZATIONS & ACHIEVEMENTS
Former Executive Committee member, current member of Board of Governors and Traumatic Brian Injury Litigation Group of the American Association for Justice
Past President of Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (1993); received its Ted Horn Memorial Award (1994); has twice been its Trial Lawyer of the Year nominee; and as a finalist for CAOC’S esteemed 2010-2011 Consumer Attorney of the Year Award
Member, American Board of Trial Advocates since 1978
Member of the United States Supreme Court Bar
President of the National Melvin Belli Society
Former adjunct professor at Southwestern Law School and Whittier Law School.
Legal commentator in both the electronic and printed media on topics such as the O.J. Simpson civil trial, medical negligence recovery limitations, travel industry litigation, etc
Mr. Dempsey is available throughout California.