Degrees: B.B.A., M.B.A., M.S., J.D. Areas of concentration: Commercial Law, Contract Interpretation, Corporations & Partnerships, Employment Law, Estate Planning, Trusts & Estates, Personal Injury, Torts, Medical Malpractice
1978-1999, Professor of Law -- Baruch College (C.U.N.Y.). General Practice; Probate, Wills Trusts & Estates; Guardianship; Partnerships & corporations and the closely held business; seves frequently as Arbitrator and Mediator.
Arbitrator, Small Claims Court for the past 20 years; Special Master, Supreme Court N.Y. County for the past 20 years. Mediator, Supreme Court, Commercial Division, N.Y. County, 1996 to Present - all types of commercial disputes (corporation, partnerships, closely held business, contracts, insurance, and all other types of commercial disputes) in the Supreme Court; Mediator, New jersey Suprerior court - all types of cases in litigation including Business, contracts, employment, personal injury, amlpractice, insurance, real estate, etc. Mediator, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Sourhern Distrct and U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Eastern District. Mediator, U.S.E.E.O.C. Mediator and Arbitrator - Attorney Fee Disputes at N.Y. County Lawyers Ass'n, 1998 to Present. Mediated cases involving: Commercial Law, Contract Interpretation, Corporations & Partnerships, Employment Law, Estate Planning, Trusts & Estates, Personal Injury, Torts, Medical Malpractice. Have completed 200 Mediations.
Author: Two chapters in "Corporate Practice Handbook," (N.Y.S. Bar Ass'n); Author: The Essentials of Partnership Law, (Kendall Hunt, Pub.Co.,) The Essentials of Corporation Law, (Kendall Hunt, Pub. Co., 2nd ed. 1989) Author: One chapter in "New York Lawyer's Deskbook," (N.Y.S. Bar Ass'n. 1989); Author: Book, "The Essentials of Partnership Law" (Kendall-Hunt Pub. Co. 1982). Have written articles on Mediation including: "What is Mediation and How Does it Work?", N.Y.L.J., Octber 29, 2007; "Should Mediation Be Available as an option to Reduce Litigation In contested Guardianship Cases?", NYS Bar Journal, June 2002; "Confidentiality in Mediation", 2008; "Utilizing Mediation in Estate Litigation" 2008. EDNY ARBITRATOR ASSIGNMENTS: CV: 10-3731, 8-3743