Stephen H. Kaufman

ADR Training
Mediation training provided over the years by the A.D.R. program of Eastern District of New York.

Professional Training
Columbia University School of Engineering, B.S.(169); M.S.(1974); Fordham University School of Law (1982);University of Bucharest, Romania, Institute of Construction, 1963-66. Admitted in NY, EDNY & SDNY; licensed professional engineer in NY since 1974.

Professional Experience
Worked as Civil Engineer (Construction) in several positions in office and field assignments for private (EBASCO Services, in fossil and nuclear power plants) and government (several City of New York agencies in water supply, transportation and housing construction) (1969-1984, 1999); Worked as Sole Practitioner (Attorney) in cases involving real estate and construction contracts, as well as immigration, criminal defense and technical related issues (1984-present).

ADR Experience
EDNY Panel for 10 years; srved as early neutral evaluator in several cases.

Other Information
Languages: English & Romanian Administrative Law Judge, New York City Environmental Control Board, (1991-2001, per diem)