Esther Lin


Esther Lin, J.D.


Esther Lin, J.D., is a Mediation Fellow at The Mediation Group (TMG). She received her B.A. in Philosophy at Stanford University in 2009 and her J.D. from Harvard Law School in 2012. Earlier in her professional life, Esther handled various aspects of conflict resolution in the litigation context, first serving as a law clerk for Judge George A. O'Toole, Jr., in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts, and later representing corporations in intellectual property disputes. She now focuses her energies on the resolution of conflicts outside of court, having completed mediation training and continuing to refine her skills in partnership with TMG. She also serves as a volunteer mediator in the small claims sessions of the Boston Municipal Court, in the East Boston and South Boston Divisions. Esther is interested in working to help make organizations, families, and religious communities healthier and stronger in the face of differences, tension, and conflict.