On March 14, I was a presenter for a Federal Bar Association webinar entitled "#MeToo: Its Impact on Confidential Settlements, Mediation, and Arbitration of Sexual Harassment Claims."
I was a presenter for a webinar on Rule 68 in September; my focus was on adapting the Rule in arbitration.
I enjoyed my term as Chair of the Dispute Resolution Section of the NY State Bar Association, which ended in June. Join the Section and enjoy the many benefits membership offers! nysba.org.
I'm extremely honored to be one of just a handful of NYC firms to have received U.S. News and World Report's highest -- Tier One -- ranking for both mediation and arbitration for 2018.
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.
My chapter on confirming and vacating arbitration awards for a PLI treatise will be published this Spring.
Over the summer I served as a judge for the American College of Civil Trial Mediators law student writing competition. Impressive papers!
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