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Mediator Information
Name Soheila S. Azizi
Law Firm Law Offices of Soheila Azizi & Associates, P.C.
Location Riverside, Inland Empire
Practice Areas
Family Law, Child Custody, Child Visitation, Child Support, Divorce, Spousal Support, Adoption, Guardianships/Conservatorships, Hospital Injuries, Personal Injury, Serious Injuries and Accidents, Wrongful Death, Elder Abuse, Professional Malpractice Legal and Medical Malpractice
Education
  • Juris Doctorate, University of LaVerne, College of Law, Ontario, Calif.
  • Undergraduate degree, Hofstra University, Hemstead, New York
Bar Memberships
  • State of California (1993)
Professional Association Memberships
  • Member, State Bar of California 
  • Member, LA County Bar Association
  • Member, San Bernardino Bar Association
  • Consumer Attorney’s Association of Los Angeles 
  • Inland Valley Arbitration and Mediation Services (IVAMS)
  • Founder, Board of Directors, Women on the Move Network
  • President, Women On the Move Network
  • Judge Pro Tem, San Bernardino County Superior Court and San Bernardino Small Claims Court
  • Member, Riverside County Bar Association
  • Panelist, RCBA Dispute Resolution Service, Inc.
Additional Information

Responding to her calling to advocate justice through a career in law,  proved to be the ultimate turning point of this successful attorney’s life. A career in law has brought this successful Inland Empire Attorney/Mediator/ Arbitrator/Collaborative Law Professional, not only spiritual and material gratification, but also recognition and respect in her professional and personal lives.

In her professional life, Soheila Azizi has been a practicing attorney in Los Angeles and the Inland Empire since 1993. The focus of Ms. Azizi’s law practice is on advocating justice, whether it is through zealous representation of client’s cause in courts, or by resorting to alternative out-of-court resolution methods, such as Mediation, Collaborative approach to resolution, and/or Arbitration. Ms. Azizi’s practice covers many areas of emphasis including Family Law and related matters such as domestic violence, custody and support, as well as property division and financial issues. Additional areas of practice include serious personal injuries including Negligence by Hospitals and Health Care providers, as well as Nursing Home Neglect and Elder Abuse. Law Offices of Soheila Azizi & Associates also offers a wide range of services in the areas of Adoption, Guardianship and Conservatorship, Social Security and Disability Benefits. Self-represented litigants and low income families can also benefit from many services offered by the office in form of Legal Document Preparation. With a mindset of dedication to service, and the motto of AYour Law Firm For Life,@ professional and business relationships at Soheila Azizi & Associates are founded on integrity and trust, and intended to last a life time.

As a community activist and humanitarian, Ms. Azizi’s hours away from work are dedicated to lofty aspirations of promoting peace, justice, unity, race and gender equality. Ms. Azizi has served her community in various capacities such as the Co-Founder & Board Member of Women On The Move Network, and as a Board Member of the Community Partnership for Youth Development, focusing on education and empowerment of the junior youth. She has also served her community as the co-founder and past president of the Upland Interfaith Council, as a board member of the Spiritual Assembly of the Baha’is of Upland, and as a member serving on the Board of Visitors and the President’s Circle with the University of La Verne College of Law. Ms. Azizi volunteers her time as a certified temporary judge and as a fee arbitrator for the Mandatory Fee Arbitration Program appointed by The State Bar of California. Ms. Azizi is also a Mediator for the local courts through IVJC (Inland Valley Justice Center), and for R.D.O.C.S., her newly established private mediation practice. She has received numerous awards for her exemplary work and community service.

Ms. Azizi’s sincerity of heart, clarity of purpose, commitment to excellence, and adherence to the highest codes of ethics, has gained her a high standing amongst the most dignified professionals in the local and distant communities.