Experience Overview

2017 - Present

Independent Arbitrator & Mediator

American Arbitration Association Commercial Arbitration Panel


CPR Institute Panel of Distinguished Neutrals


Resolute Systems New York and National Mediation Panels. 

2007 - 2017

In-house Counsel

Served as Global Head of ADR Programs at Fortune 100 company.  

Developed negotiation, settlement, and valuation strategies for complex commercial disputes, securities matters, and insurance coverage claims; provided guidance on drafting agreements relating to mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, and commercial contracts; and developed and delivered global training programs on negotiation, mediation and arbitration best practices. 

2005 - 2006

LLM - Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution

Earned Masters of Law degree in International Arbitration.  Participated in externships at JAMS and Sheppard Mullin.

2000 - 2004

Litigator

Represented hundreds of parties in direct negotiation, arbitration, and mediation of commercial and employment disputes.


Served as counsel in litigated class actions relating to securities, corporate governance, and employment matters.