Van Dermyden Maddux Law is an investigations law firm, dedicated to conducting workplace and Title IX campus investigations in California and Nevada.
Workplace investigations provide employers with an effective tool to make informed employment decisions.
Mediation and Resolution
By developing a partnership with our clients, Van Dermyden Maddux provides advice and counsel on day-to-day workplace matters.
Employer and Employee
Education for managers, supervisors and employees is vital for a healthy workplace. It helps prevent litigation. It promotes respect for and between employees.
Title IX Investigations
Safe campuses: Students deserve it. Parents demand it. Institutions want it. Title IX requires it. We conduct prompt, thorough and impartial investigations that meet Title IX requirements. We can help.
The Van Dermyden Maddux partners provide expert testimony on the adequacy of workplace investigations.
Arbitration and Hearing
Capitalizing on our impartiality, we carefully listen to each side and work towards common goals to resolve issues at the ground level.
News & Events
Currently, Deborah serves as Secretary of the California Lawyers Association (CLA) Labor & Employment Law Section’s Executive Committee. Her term as Vice-Chair begins October 12, 2019. CLA’s mission is to promote excellence, diversity and inclusion in the legal profession and fairness in the administration of justice and the rule of law.
Sue Ann Van Dermyden, a national leader in conducting independent investigations into allegations of sexual assault and harassment in sports and the workplace, today called on the National Football League and New England Patriots to move to conduct a “thorough, impartial, third-party” probe into rape allegations against star NFL wide receiver Antonio Brown.
Sue Ann Van Dermyden presents “Credibility Determinations for Mediators in the #MeToo Era” at the 2019 Southern California Mediation Association Annual Conference in Los Angeles, CA, November 2, 2019
Liz Paris participates in the panel “Niche Markets in Mediation” at the 2019 Southern California Mediation Association Annual Conference in Los Angeles, CA, November 2, 2019