Ms. Star earned her undergraduate degree from UCLA in History, aMaster’s Degree from USC in Public and Judicial Administration and her law degree from Southwestern School of Law. During her 39 years as an attorney, Linda has always represented physicians, allied health care personnel and health care facilities in civil litigation. She was a trial partner at Hillsinger & Costanzo (1980-2002) and then at Lewis, Brisbois, Bisgaard & Smith (2002-2017). Linda has been a member of ABOTA-Los Angeles since 1997 and has served on its Executive Committee and for several years been the co-chair of the popular “Masters in Trial” program put on yearly by ABOTA. Linda is called upon frequently to lecture on issues of risk management, trial techniques and civility.