Family Law, Business & Commercial, Employment Law, Higher Education & Title IX, Personal Injury/Torts, Real Property
Hon. Linda L. Miller (Ret.) joined JAMS after more than 30 years as a judge in Orange County, California. She spent 16 years handling a family law direct calendar and served for two years on a Superior Court appellate panel. She is a skilled mediator, arbitrator, special master, judge pro tem, and hearing officer in a broad range of practice areas including family law, business/commercial and partnership disputes, employment, torts, collection matters and real property title and possession cases. She also handled numerous unlawful detainer and landlord-tenant disputes.
As an assigned judge in the Civil Departments of the Riverside County Superior Court, she conducted in excess of 1,200 settlement conferences, with a very high rate of resolution.
Judge Miller has a wealth of experience with complex financial matters related to family law. Her family law experience, in both trials and resolution, includes business and realty valuation, reimbursements, custody disputes, income findings for support, fees and domestic abuse.
Most recently, she conducted a number of voluntary family law settlement conferences to facilitate resolution during the current COVID-19 health crisis.
Judge Miller has a well-earned reputation among colleagues and attorneys for her credibility, consistency, preparation and ability to quickly grasp complex issues and resolve even the most tumultuous disputes. She quickly adapted to the new normal and successfully handled matters involving multiple parties in a virtual setting.
As a mediator, she uses persistence and perseverance to creatively help the parties craft their own solutions. As an arbitrator, she employs her strong analytical and case management skills to help the process flow seamlessly.