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Mediator Information
Name Edgar Nield
Law Firm Nield Law Group, APC
Location San Diego, Los Angeles, Riverside
Practice Areas
Civil Litigation, Personal Injury, Medical Malpractice, Dental Malpractice, Correctional Law Litigation, Construction Litigation, Administrative Law, Small Business Representation, Civil Subpoena, Criminal Subpoena
Date of Admission to the California State Bar
1988
First Year Mediation Experience
2009
Education
  • Master of Business Administration, University of Denver (1984)
  • Juris Doctorate, University of Denver College of Law, Colorado (1983)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, University of Notre Dame (1976)
Bar Memberships
  • State of California (1988)
  • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
  • State of Colorado
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Tenth Circuit
Professional Association Memberships
  • Member, San Diego Bar Association
  • Member, State Bar of California
  • Member, Riverside County Bar Association
  • Member, North San Diego County Bar
  • Member, American Bar Association
  • Member, American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA)
  • Mediator and Judge Pro Tem, Riverside County Superior Court
Additional Information

Mr. Edgar (Ed) Nield received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Notre Dame in 1976. He attended the University of Denver for both his Juris Doctor, completed in 1983, and Master’s degree in Business Administration, completed in 1984. 

Mr. Nield has been serving clients in Southern California for almost 30 years. He is licensed to practice in California and Colorado and is admitted before all of the U.S. District Courts in California, the Ninth Circuit District Court of Appeal in California and the Tenth Circuit District Court of Appeal in Colorado. He is a longstanding member of the California Bar Association as well as the Riverside, Los Angeles, San Diego and San Bernardino County bar associations. Mr. Nield has been serving as a mediator for the Riverside County Superior Courts for the past five years.

Over his extensive legal career Mr. Nield’s practice has primarily focused on litigation matters in the areas of personal injury and medical malpractice, public entity liability, civil rights and construction issues. In May 2008, Mr. Nield founded the Nield Law Group, where he continues to practice in the areas of medical malpractice, personal injury and civil rights litigation. Mr. Nield is an experienced trial attorney who has worked on numerous cases to verdict. This has earned him the honor of admission into the American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA). Having practiced and tried cases as both a plaintiff and a defense attorney, Mr. Nield brings a well-rounded approach to mediation. He’s able to appreciate the perspective of all sides and to “see the whole playing field.