Mr. Ostrove is an experienced litigator with more than 20 years experience. Mr. Ostrove has participated in countless litigation matters. His unique common sense and economical approach to the handling and resolution of of disputes has seen tremendous success with the use of and participation in mediation, arbitration and settlement conferences. Mr. Ostrove is admitted to practice law before the State Court of California and the Central District of the U.S. District Court.
Prior to entering the practice of law, Mr. Ostrove obtained valuable business experience as the owner of a wholesale food company. Mr. Ostrove's business experience has served his clients well where he serves as outside general counsel for many types of businesses. Because his practice consists of both litigation and counseling clients on transactions, business and business operational issues, he is acutely sensitive to the financial and often, emotional costs that litigation and legal affairs exact from the participants. As a result, Mr. Ostrove continually seeks creative, cost-saving opportunities, and resolutions that achieve his clients defined objectives with the least amount of financial and emotional expense.
Mr. Ostrove's clients frequently comment that they appreciate his approach to problem solving, and that his proposed solutions look distinctively different than what one might see from more generic less business savvy lawyers. Additionally, Mr. Ostrove is am a certified mediator and Partner at Truce Mediation Solutions and has conducted or participated in hundreds of meditations, which has allowed him to gain valuable insight on negotiations, individual behavior and the resolution of problems.
California State Bar, 1997
American Bar Association, 1997
Southwestern University School of Law, 1997
California State University Northridge, 1985