Welcome to Lainey Feingold’s website. Lainey is a disability rights lawyer, author, and public speaker who works primarily with the blind community on technology, digital, and information access issues. She is internationally recognized for negotiating landmark accessibility agreements without lawsuits and for pioneering the collaborative dispute resolution method known as Structured Negotiation.
Lainey’s book, Structured Negotiation, A Winning Alternative to Lawsuits, was published in 2016 by the American Bar Association (ABA). Read about Lainey’s book. The book is available on Amazon and on the ABA website. Use discount code LFLEGAL10 at check-out on the ABA site for a 10% discount.
In 2017 Lainey was the individual recipient of the John W. Cooley Lawyer as Problem Solver Award, given annually to one individual and one organization by the Dispute Resolution Section of the American Bar Association.
Lainey was also selected as one of 13 “Legal Rebels” for 2017 by the ABA Journal. Read Lainey’s Legal Rebel profile
In 2014 Lainey was honored with a California Lawyer Attorney of the Year (CLAY) award. She also received a CLAY Award in 2000.
Lainey is a frequent and highly regarded speaker at conferences, webinars and other programs and events. Visit the Speaking Page for a list of upcoming speaking engagements.
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