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Stocker & Lancaster, LLP
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Michael J. Lancaster 
Irvine, California
Partner
phone (949) 622-5575
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MR. LANCASTER has been practicing for 26 years and has a diversified litigation and transactional practice focusing primarily in Real Property, Business and Major Torts. Mr. Lancaster has litigated more than 500 Superior Court cases to conclusion, including multiple jury trials, court trials, arbitrations and trials by reference. Mr. Lancaster also has a sophisticated transactional practice and acts as independent General Counsel to numerous corporations.

Areas of Practice:
Alternative Dispute Resolution
Business & Commercial Law
Business Organizations
Construction Law
Contracts
Employment Law -- Employer
Insurance Law
Labor Law
Landlord/Tenant
Litigation & Appeals
Motor Vehicle Accidents -- Plaintiff
Personal Injury -- Plaintiff
Products Liability Law
Professional Malpractice Law
Real Estate Law
Certification/Specialties:
Certified Mediator Trained in Negotion and Mediation Tecnique, Los Angels County Bar Association, 1991


Certified Commercial Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association


Board Certified Civil Trial Advocate, National Board of Trial Advocacy


Bar Admissions:
California, 1980
U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1985
U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1980
U.S. Supreme Court, 1985
Education:
Western State University College of Law, Fullerton, California


Published Works:
California Real Estate Broker Duties, Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB)


Classes/Seminars Taught:
CEB Speaker, Real Estate Broker Practice


CEB Speaker, Insurance Counsel Trial Academy, 1984


CEB Speaker, Harvard Law School, Professional Mediation and ADR System Design Workshop, 1992


Advanced Negotiation and Settlement Strategy for Experienced Lawyers, CEB, Institute for Dispute Resolution, 1991


Advanced Negotiation and Settlement Strategy for Experienced Lawyers, Pepperdine School of Law, 1991


Professional Associations and Memberships:
Orange County Superior Court, Business and Personal Injury' Panels
Panels/Arbitrator


JDR, Inc.
Private Panel/Arbitrator/Mediator


Orange County · Los Angeles County · Riverside County
San Bernardino County · San Diego County

Stocker & Lancaster, LLP
19200 Von Karman Avenue, Suite 600
Irvine, CA 92612
(949) 622-5575
(949) 622-5562 Fax
(949) 622-5576 Fax

Stocker & Lancaster LLP, in Irvine, California, represents clients in Business and Commercial Law, Real Estate Law, Construction Law, Corporate General Counsel and Employment Law, and Personal Injury Law throughout Southern California including communities such as Irvine, Newport Beach, Tustin, Santa Ana, Huntington Beach, Anaheim, Orange, Costa Mesa, Long Beach, Laguna Beach, Laguna Hills, San Clemente, Dana Point and San Diego.