Daily Journal Profile: Don’t Quit Your Day Job

Louise LaMothe prepared for eight years before leaving her practice to become a full-time arbitrator and mediator. Daily Journal Profile July 13, 2012 … [Read more...]

Enabling Discovery

FOCUS Column By Louise LaMotheOriginally published in the Los Angeles Daily Journal, April 1, 2008 Litigators have been practicing under the changed Federal Rules of Civil Procedure relating to electronically stored information in federal courts … [Read more...]


Remote Location By Louise LaMotheOriginally published in the Los Angeles Daily Journal, January 10, 2008 (PDF) One of the advantages of arbitration is its flexibility. The parties can design their own process, which may contribute to a result that … [Read more...]

Top 50 Neutrals

Name: Louise LaMothe Affiliation: Independent, American Arbitration Association Rate: $395 per hour in Santa Barbara, $500 per hour outside Santa Barbara Location: Santa Barbara Areas: Mediation and arbitration of employment, entertainment, … [Read more...]

The Sedona Conference on Complex Litigation

Sedona Conference Complex Litigation (PDF) I . INTRODUCTION The settlement of complex disputes frequently can be advanced by the employment of an independent mediator. The skills of the mediator must go beyond the creativity of a good negotiator, … [Read more...]

Rising Star

Daily Journal California Law BusinessBy  Liz Valsamis In three short years, neutral Louise LaMothe has distinguished herself as someone with a comprehensive grasp on employment law, particularly on discrimination, disability issues. Navigating the … [Read more...]

Different Worlds

Daily JournalVerdicts & Settlements ADR ProfileBy Leonard Novarro Plaintiffs’ attorneys often select neutral Louise A. LaMothe, despite her defense background. They said they wanted a businessman's divorce. What they really wanted was someone … [Read more...]