Real estate, employment, business contracts, business torts, insurance coverage, and franchise cases.
CONFLICT RESOLUTION EXPERIENCE
A lawyer with more than 25 years of experience, Mark Loeterman holds the highest “AV” rating from Martindale-Hubbell, and is admitted to practice in State and Federal courts, including the Bar of the U.S. Supreme Court.
Prior to his career as a mediator, Mr. Loeterman served for 20 years as General Counsel to the Fred Sands Real Estate Companies and their affiliated businesses in the real estate, insurance, hospitality and radio industries. In that capacity, he handled a wide range of sophisticated litigation and transactional issues relating to real estate sales and leases, financing and secured loans, professional liability, breach of commercial agreements, partnership disputes and dissolution, employment termination and discrimination, insurance coverage, and franchising.
ORGANIZATIONS & ACHIEVEMENTS
Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB), lecturer and panelist
Southern California Mediation Association
Director, Secretary, and Chair of the Public Policy Committee, American Bar Association
Dispute Resolution section and Tort, Trial and Insurance Practice (TIPS) section, Los Angeles County and Beverly Hills bar associations
ADR, Litigation, Real Property, and Employment Law sections
EDUCATION & TRAINING
Over 300 hours of formal ADR training, primarily through the Straus Institute and the American Bar Association
J. D. (1978), Southwestern University School of Law
B.A. (1975), University of California at Los Angeles, cum laude
Mr. Loeterman is available throughout California.