Harriet Shapiro

ADR Training
Association of the Bar of the City of New York

Professional Training
Boston University School of Law, JD; Masters in Art History, Hunter College, Elmira College, B.A.

Professional Experience
My style of mediation is to be non-threatening and easy to talk to, respecting traditional mediation principles while I convey knowledge and strength. I have a good record of success outcomes in difficult situations.

ADR Experience
Queens Legal Services (2 years);Bristol-Myers Company (9 years); Empire Blue Cross and Blue Shield (4 years). Volunteer MFY (1 year). Knowledge of litigation; Housing Court matters; pharmaceutical, medical devices and consumer products as a general corporate lawyer; regulatory pertaining to pharmaceuticals and cosmetics; intellectual property law related to pharmaceuticals and personal care devices; heath insurance law and insurance law pertaining to travel insurance; and joint venture work. Secretary to Bristol-Myers subsidiary and Empire Blue Cross and Blue Shield joint venture entity.