Kenneth J. Balkan

ADR Training
Other areas of concentration include: Professional Liability & Responsibility. USDC EDNY & SDNY Advanced Training Mediation.

Professional Training
St. John's University School of Law, JD 1972.

Professional Experience
1972-9 (Associate ) 1979-81 (Partner): Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker; 1981-98 (Founding Partner) 1999-present (Counsel to the Firm): L'Abbate, Balkan, Colavita & Contini, LLP; Former Administrative Judge, Waterfront Commission of NY Harbor.

ADR Experience
Certified Mediator by EDNY & SDNY for more than 5 years; mediator selected by private litigants in civil lawsuits; attorney representative of parties in Federal & State lawsuits within and outside New York State.

Other Information
Chair, Ethics Committee of Bar Association of Nassau County 2002-2004; Vice-Chair Ethics Committee 2000-2002; Expert Witness/Consultant--private litigants & law firms.