About

At Tickner McCliman, APC, we utilize our considerable experience to zealously advocate for our clients by listening to and communicating with them. Doing so allows us to find the most reasonable, cost-effective solution. Whether the matter is headed for trial, binding arbitration, mediation, or the goal is to simply find resolution options outside of litigation, we are the firm you need.

Ms. Tickner and Ms. McCliman combine their complementary skills to best advocate for their clients. Our combination of proven trial skills balanced with an unmatched record of solving the impossible for our clients means that we are uniquely situated to assist our clients under any scenario. Our wide range of practice experience allows us to be the go-to firm for whatever needs our clients may have across a broad spectrum of law including labor and employment, intellectual property, contracts, environmental/toxic tort matters, trade secrets, defamation, HOA matters, construction defect, and personal injury. In addition, as a compliment to our litigation practice, we serve as outside general counsel to our clients in the areas of intellectual property protection and procurement, labor and employment, trade secrets issues, and business strategies.

We have a commitment to open, honest, and clear communications with clients, which we believe is essential to understanding and addressing client legal matters. We work closely with each client to come up with a solution in the most effective, including cost effective, manner. We pride ourselves in our commitment to our clients, practicing law with integrity, and obtaining the very best results possible for our clients.

As part of our alternative dispute resolution practice, Tickner McCliman, APC arbitrates and mediates a wide range of legal disputes from business litigation to intellectual property to employment to torts. We pride ourselves on getting even the most intractable sides to resolution. When you hire Tickner McCliman, APC to mediate your cases, you get a mediator who will put in the work to familiarize themselves with the issues and the parties’ positions before the parties and their counsel meet with us. In arbitration proceedings, we provide a thorough and reasoned ruling. We apply our 20+ years of experience in all areas of litigation and counseling to bring both sides to resolution even in the most complex and difficult cases.

Meet the Founding Partners

Kere K Tickner

Michelle M McCliman