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Lorrie Ridder, Mediator & Arbitrator, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Lorrie Ridder

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The Mediation Group, LLC
8888 Keystone Crossing
Suite 1500
Indianapolis, IN, 46240
Tel: 317-569-3000
Fax: 317-569-0930
Website: www.mede8.com
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Recognized to Indiana Chapter for Mediation & Arbitration Other ADR Services: Discovery Referee, Fact Finding, Mini-Trial Judge, Special Master
  • Practice Commenced: 2010
  • Total Mediations (as of Jun 2019): 750
  • Total Arbitrations (as of Jun 2019): 2
Practice Percentages
  • INDIANAPOLIS-CARMEL

Biographical

Lorrie K. Ridder has devoted her practice exclusively to ADR since November 2010 when she co-founded Ridder Hurd Mediation in Memphis, Tennessee. In 2015, she joined the Indianapolis based Mediation Group. Lorrie has more than 30 years of experience handling a broad range of civil matters, including complex commercial matters, class actions, and personal injury cases. She has litigated matters in both state and federal courts and argued cases in the Circuit Courts of Appeals, and state Court of Appeals.  Lorrie was appointed to the Tennessee Circuit Court bench and served as a trial judge until September 2010. She received the 2009 Chancellor Rond Outstanding Judge of the Year Award. Lorrie taught for 5 years as Assistant Professor of Law at the University of Memphis.


Case Experience

  • ADA Disability
  • Business Dissolution
  • Civil Rights
  • Class Actions
  • Commercial/Business
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Contract Disputes
  • Discrimination
  • Divorce (High Asset)
  • EEOC
  • Elder Abuse
  • Eminent Domain
  • Employment
  • Family Businesses
  • Insurance
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Lemon Law
  • Local Govt./Municipalities
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Mortgage Foreclosure
  • Nursing Homes
  • Partnerships
  • Personal Injury
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Postal
  • Premises Liability
  • Probate
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property Damage
  • Railroad & Trucking
  • Real Estate
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Torts
  • Trusts / Estates
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Wrongful Death

Education

  • James Madison University, B.A., summa cum laude, 1977 
  • Wake Forest University School of Law, J.D. 1982

Memberships & Affiliations

 

Tennessee Judicial Conference

American Bar Association

American Inns of Court - Indianapolis 2016 -2017

Leo Bearman Memphis Inn 2011-2014 (Secretary 2012; Treasurer 2013)

 


Rates Information

$350 - $400/hour

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