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Mediator Information
Name Gary E. Cripe
Law Firm Cripe & Graham, P.C.
Location Coachella Valley, Inland Empire
Practice Areas
Bad Faith, Business, Construction, Contract, Employment/Labor, Environmental, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury/Wrongful Death, Products Liability, Professional Malpractice, Real Property, Tort Law
Date of Admission to the California State Bar
  • "Mediating the Litigated Case," Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution, Pepperdine University School of Law (August 2007)
  • Juris Doctorate, Santa Clara University School of Law (1977)
  • Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, University of California, Berkeley, Cum Laude (1974)
Bar Memberships
  • State of California (1977)
  • U.S. District Courts: Central District, Northern District, and Eastern District of California State; Arizona
Professional Association Memberships
  • State Bar of California
  • Desert Bar Association
  • Riverside County Bar Association
  • San Bernardino County Bar Association
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • Top Lawyers in California
  • American Trial Lawyers Association
  • Board of Directors, Casa Colina Centers for Rehabilitation
  • RCBA Dispute Resolution Service, Inc. 
Additional Information

Legal Experience

  • Cripe & Graham, P.C., Shareholder, Upland, Calif. (1993-present)
  • Kaye, Scholer, Fierman, Hays & Handler, Litigation Partner, Los Angeles (1988-1990)
  • Law Offices of Herbert Hafif, Trial Lawyer, Claremont, Calif. (1977-1987 and 1990-1992)


  • "Scandal and Wrongful Death at Tenet Healthcare Corporation"