Diane M. Goodman is a California attorney and mediator. She mediates family law disputes as well as handling family formation matters. She received her J.D. from the University of La Verne School of Law in 1984 and her M.A. in depth psychology from Pacifica Graduate Institute in 2014. Ms. Goodman is the author of the parentage chapter of Practice Under the California Family Code published by CEB. She regularly lectures on family law issues to bar associations and community organizations.