Hon. Howard L. Halm

Judge, Los Angeles County Superior Court (Ret.)

Mediator  •  Arbitrator  •  Referee

Case Summaries

Complex Litigation

  • 4,000 plus claims for toxic contamination and property damage emanating from hazardous waste disposal site.

  • CERCLA damage to the environment (loss of a salmon race) from copper mine waste polluting Sacramento river.

  • CERCLA clean-up of hazardous waste disposal site.

  • Methane gas explosion in tunnel involving multiple deaths and injuries.

  • Class action involving failed tax avoidance scheme.

  • Class action involving wage and hour claims.