Michael Duckor, born in Los Angeles, California, August 3, 1945.
University of California at Davis (B.A. 1967; J.D., 1970);
Associate Editor, University of California ay Davis Law Review, 1969-70;
Past President of University of California at Davis Law School Almumni Association.
Admitted to California Bar 1971
Mike Duckor was co-founder of Duckor Spradling Metzger & Wynne. Until his recent reirement from the full time practice of law, Mike had been the Managing Principal of the firm and responsible for management of the litigation side of the practce. Mike worked over the years to build a strong, effective and responsive litigation team within the firm.
Mike's amost 40 years of litigation experience in state and federal courts, including real estate, construction (public and private), insurance coverage, financial institutions, securities, employment law, intellectual property, environmental law, tort and general business litigation provide an invaluable background for the mediation and arbitration of commercial litigation matters.
In addition to his law practice, for the past 25 years Mike has worked throughout California and the western states as a private mediator, arbitrator and special master. It is often said that Mike's trademark is his ability to see the big picture and lead parties to an effective goal-oriented resolution of their problems.