I'm enjoying my term as Chair of the Dispute Resolution Section of the NY State Bar Association. Join the Section and enjoy the many benefits membership offers! nysba.org.
U.S. Bankruptcy Judge Stong invited me to speak on a panel about improving diversity in ADR, in recognition of Mediation Settlement Day in October, 2016.
I'll be moderating a panel of litigators and arbitrators trading tips and "pet peeves" at the Fall Meeting of the Dispute Resolution Section on October 28, 2916.
The American Arbitration Association has invited me to be a presenter in March, 2017, discussing effective practices in arbitration.
NYC Best Lawyers named me the 2016 Lawyer of the Year for arbitration.
I'm extremely honored to be one of just four NYC firms to have received U.S. News and World Report's highest -- Tier One -- ranking for both mediation and arbitration for 2016.
The American Arbitration Association has invited me and eight other mediators in the Northeast to join its new Master Mediation Panel for complex commercial mediations.
In June, 2016, I gave a presentation about arbitrator ethics at the Commercial Arbitration Training sponsored by the State Bar and the American Arbitration Association.
Practical Lawyer invited me to author an article about employment mediation. You can find it on the Practical Lawyer website, and it's posted on my website too.
"An arbitration primer for litigators" has been published by the State Bar. As co-chair of the arbitration committee, I co-edited this pamphlet. It's geared to litigators at all experience levels, and full of practical advice. You can find it at:www.nysba.org/Sections/Dispute_Resolution/Dispute_Resolution_PDFs/An_Arbitration_Primer_For_Litigators.html
I was a presenter at the ABA Dispute Resolution conference in NYC in April, speaking about contrasts between domestic and international arbitration practice.