Negeen Rivani recently graduated from Pepperdine University School of Law with a certificate in Dispute Resolution from the Straus Institute of Dispute Resolution. She received her Bachelor of Arts from University of California Los Angeles where she graduated cum laude. In addition to her externship for a federal judge, the Honorable Valerie Baker Fairbank, Negeen is the editor for the Pepperdine Dispute Resolution Law Journal. She represented Pepperdine in the American Bar Association's Mediation Competition in Berkeley and in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Vienna. She is currently a law clerk for Shernoff Bidart Echeverria Bentley LLP where she assists the attorneys in several fields of law, including bad faith insurance.