• Successful mediation in a civil action pending in the Los Angeles Superior Court involving a former long-term tenant, owners of an apartment building, management company of the building, and the former management company hired by the owners. Tenant alleged that the owners’ negligent hiring of the management company resulted in exposure to asbestos and toxic mold from ceiling materials falling as a result of the repair of water intrusion in the unit above the tenant. The owners cross-complained against the former owner for fraud and indemnity in the sale of the building.