Helen is an avid mediator and lawyer. She previously worked as a mediator with L.A. Superior Court and consultant with OnDeckMediation where her experience included anti-discrimination law. In addition, her experience includes working with the United Nations Office of the Ombudsman and Mediation Services where she led efforts to address systemic issues within the organization. She is also an ambassador with International Justice Mission in Germany. Helen holds a law degree from Heidelberg University, and LL.M. with a specialization in dispute resolution from Pepperdine’s Straus Institute. She is currently an academic researcher with the Mediation and Conflict Management program at European University Viadrina.