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Mediator Information
Name Bruce Evan Todd
Law Firm Diederich & Associates
Location Redlands, Riverside
Practice Areas
Construction Defect, Negligence, Products Liability, Government Tort Claims, Premises Liability, Civil and Insurance Defense Litigation
Date of Admission to the California State Bar
1981
First Year Mediation Experience
1986
Education
  • Juris Doctor, Whittier College School of Law, Los Angeles (1981)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, San Diego State University (1977)
Bar Memberships
  • State of California (1981)
  • State of Colorado (1993)
  • State of Wyoming (1996)
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeal, Ninth Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
Professional Association Memberships
  • Member, State Bar of California
  • Member, State Bar of Colorado
  • Member, State Bar of Wyoming
  • Member, Riverside County Bar Association
  • Arbitration & Mediation Panels, Riverside County
  • Fee Dispute Committee, Riverside County (Prior)
  • Member, Association of Southern California Defense Counsel
  • Member, Joseph Campbell Inn of Court
  • Member, Leo Deegan Inn of Court
  • Panel, RCBA Dispute Resolution Service, Inc.
Additional Information
  • Staff Attorney, Diederich & Associates, Redlands, Calif. (2003 to Present) — Staff counsel handling general liability and construction defect matters on behalf of the insureds of Travelers Insurance Co.
  • Partner, Cumming & Kemp, Riverside, Calif. (1989 to 2003) — Managing attorney of Riverside office since date of hire handling general negligence, products liability, government tort claims, construction defect, premises liability and other areas of civil and insurance defense litigation.
  • Associate Attorney, Thompson & Colegate, Riverside, Calif. (1982 to 1989) — Civil litigator handling automobile negligence, medical malpractice, government tort liability claims, premises liability, construction liability, products liability and other areas of civil and insurance defense litigation.
  • Reporter/Photographer, Los Angeles Daily Journal, Los Angeles (1979 to 1981) — Reporter and photographer covering the local legal community.
  • Reporter/Photographer, San Clemente Daily Sun Post, San Clemente, Calif. (1977 to 1978) — Sportswriter and photographer covering local professional, college and high school athletics.
  • Reporter/Photographer, The Tustin News, Tustin, Calif. (1976) — Reporter and photographer covering local community and city government.