FROM ADR TO VCSC – FIVE QUESTIONS FOR JUDGE GUASCO

Ventura County’s newest judge, Matthew Guasco, has had an exceptionally diverse legal career. Besides trying cases and handling numerous appellate cases that have resulted in published decisions, Judge Guasco has taught in law schools throughout the world, and at Pepperdine University. He hosted a legal show on cable television for two years. He is a past president of the Ventura County Bar Association. Many of
us in the county, however, knew him best as one of Ventura County’s go-to mediators.

For this reason, in addition to CITATIONS’ traditional judicial profile, we asked Oxnard trial attorney/mediator David Karen, principal of the DK Law Group and 11th Hour Mediation, to ask Judge Guasco to reflect on how his past experiences as a mediator, appellate attorney and ADR educator may come into play in his new profession.

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David M. Karen is principal of DK Law Group and 11th Hour Mediation, in Oxnard.

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