J.D. Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, 1990; B.S. Electrical and Computer Engineering Tufts University, 1986. Bar Admissions: NY, NJ, 1991. Court Admissions: Eastern District of NY, US District Court for District of NJ, 1991
More than 25 years litigating and negotiating civil, commercial and family disputes in NY and NJ. Trial work in NYC focused on products liability, construction, torts, medical malpractice and contracts cases. Background in Intellectual Property patents, copyright. Instructor: Advanced Civil Mediation Training (for NJ Office of Dispute Settlement); Negotiation & Conflict Resolution and Mock Trial (for William Paterson University). Computer Engineering Systems Analyst (for Boston Edison Company).
More than years serving as Court-appointed and Private Mediator. Member of the following Mediator Panels: AAA, EDNY, US District Court for District of New Jersey, NJ Superior Courts, NJ Early Intervention System, ESGR; Served as US EEOC Mediator; Conducted over 3000 mediations and arbitrations involving business and commercial disputes, breach of contract and negligence actions, consumer fraud, labor and employment cases, discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination and whistleblowing, wage and hour claims, sexual harassment and assault, construction, homeowners,condo,coop association disputes, foreclosures, torts, personal injury and property damage, medical malpractice, large environmental insurance matters, contamination, remediation, subrogation, indemnification and coverage issues, securities, will contests and divorce; Received highest designation of Accredited Professional Mediator (APM) in Business & Commercial Mediation by New Jersey Association of Professional Mediators
Voted 2019 ADR Practitioner of the Year by NJSBA; Frequent Speaker, Trainer, Coach & Mentor in ADR; Serve on NJ Supreme Court Committee on Complementary Dispute Resolution & NJ Advisory Committee on Mediator Standards; Past Chair of the Dispute Resolution Section of the NJSBA; Substantial experience serving on panels for AAA Commercial Arbitration, FINRA, North Jersey Superior Courts, Commercial and Contract Arbitration