Hon. Leslie M. Alden (Ret.)

Judge Alden served as a trial court Judge for 17 years in Fairfax County, presiding over every type of civil dispute.  At the same time she became a sought-after Professor at the George Mason University School of Law, teaching evidence and procedure, and she served as a full time faculty member upon her retirement from the Bench.  Judge Alden pursued her scholarly interests in procedural law into global legal issues, and began a tireless effort to improve access to justice in tribunals worldwide.  Judge Alden has made presentations to Judges in Brazil, Italy, Hungary, India, Russia, South Korea, Jordan, Tanzania and Turkey.  She now devotes her professional time to assisting parties through her extensive ADR practice.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

Personal injury, family law, complex commercial and business disputes, employment.

EDUCATION

George Mason University, BA

George Mason University School of Law, JD

PROFESSIONAL AND COMMUNITY EXPERIENCE

Past President, International Association of Women Judges

Past President, The George Mason American Inn of Court

Former Member, Judicial Council of Virginia

Member, American Society of International Law

Former Board Member, International Judicial Academy

Former Board Member, National Association of Women Judges

Former Distinguished Adjunct Professor of Law, George Mason Univ. School of Law

Former Board Member, Legal Services, Corp. of Northern Virginia

Former Shareholder, Verner, Liipfert, Bernhard, McPherson & Hand

Contact Judge Alden (Ret.)

EMAIL: lalden@juridicalsolutions.com

TELEPHONE: 888 EX-CURIA (392-8742)