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Hon. Linda L. Miller (Ret.) Receives Project Youth OC Distinguished Judicial Fellows Award

Hon. Linda L. Miller (Ret.) Receives Project Youth OC Distinguished Judicial Fellows Award

Award recognizes commitment to the regional community and to the mission of Project Youth OC

Irvine, Calif. – JAMS, the largest private provider of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services worldwide, is pleased to announce that Hon. Linda L. Miller (Ret.) was honored with the Project Youth Orange County Bar Foundation’s Distinguished Judicial Fellows Award. The award was presented during the organization’s 2022 annual meeting.

Each year, Project Youth OC hosts a Society of Fellows event to honor its members, selecting one member to receive the Distinguished Fellows Award and one judicial member to receive the Distinguished Judicial Fellows Award. Judge Miller will be recognized for her contributions within the Orange County legal community and her commitment to supporting the mission of Project Youth to promote the health, safety and wellness of the children in the region.

Judge Miller’s dedication to the community is evident through not only her accomplishments, but the respect that her peers have for her. Her care in creating safer spaces for youth and providing families with the tools to resolve conflict is what truly makes her shine. We congratulate her on this recognition and are grateful to have her on our panel.

- Chris Poole, JAMS CEO

Project Youth OCBF is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to keeping at-risk youth in school, healthy and drug-free through education, counseling, mentoring and family strengthening. The programs of Project Youth OCBF empower youth and families to make positive choices, building the foundation for a lifetime of opportunity and success.

Judge Miller joined JAMS in 2019 after more than 30 years as a judge in Orange County. She spent 16 years handling a family law direct calendar and served for two years on a Superior Court appellate panel. Judge Miller established the first Children’s Chambers in Orange County, where children are cared for while their parents take care of court business. It subsequently became a model for courts all over the state. In her role at JAMS, she serves as an arbitrator and mediator in areas such as family law, business and commercial, employment, personal injury and real property. 

To learn more about Project Youth OCBF and its contributions to the Orange County community, please visit

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Founded in 1979, JAMS is the largest private provider of alternative dispute resolution services worldwide. JAMS successfully resolves and manages business and legal disputes by providing efficient, cost-effective and impartial ways to overcome barriers at any stage of conflict. JAMS offers customized in-person, virtual and hybrid resolution services locally and globally through a combination of industry-specific experience, first-class client service, the latest technology and highly trained mediators and arbitrators.

With a roster of over 400 neutrals and 29 locations, JAMS resolves thousands of the world’s important cases every year. JAMS neutrals are adept at managing the resolution process whether they are conducting in-person, virtual or hybrid hearings.

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