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Barbara A. Reeves

Barbara A. Reeves

Lecturer in Law

Last Updated: Monday, May 22, 2017

699 Exposition Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90089-0074 USA Personal Website: Link




Barbara A. Reeves, Esq. has been a full-time neutral with JAMS since 2006, following a career as a litigator and corporate counsel. She has served as an arbitrator, mediator, court-appointed master, provisional director, and discovery referee in many areas of commercial law in hundreds of matters. Her practice focuses on commercial disputes, employment, insurance and health care. She has also built upon her involvement in the equestrian world to develop a specialty in equestrian law. She is a certified Electronic Discovery Specialist through ACEDS. She has an exceptionally broad legal background that qualifies her in a wide range of subject areas, using her legal, analytical, and conciliation skills to craft the best possible resolution for each case. She is adept at handling large, complex cases, as well as disputes in which the parties have significant emotional involvement. She received her JD from Harvard Law School, cum laude, and clerked for the Honorable Alfred T. Goodwin of the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Professor Reeves teaches courses in the field of Alternative Dispute Resolution.

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August 14, 2017
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