ADR and Diversity Symposium

january 2021

tue26jan4:30 pm7:00 pmADR and Diversity Symposium Event Organized By: Alternative Dispute Resolution Skills Program

Event Details

This annual event will explore the reasons why in a diverse economy driven by diverse participants, the practice of arbitration and mediation has been persistently homogeneous. Participants will engage in break-out discussions to frame real-world recommendations on approaches that can accomplish the goal of ADR neutrals reflecting the diversity of the disputants with whom they work. 

This event is free of charge and will take place online via Zoom. Registrants will be sent a link closer to the event date. 

Deborah Enix-Ross, Debevoise & Plimpton 
Patricia Lee Refo, President, American Bar Association 
Hon. O. Peter Sherwood, Justice, New York State Supreme Court Commercial Part 

Sheila Boston, President, New York City Bar Association 
Anthony Crowell, President and Dean, New York Law School 
William Johnston, Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor 
Sapna Palla, President, Asian American Bar Association of New York 
Jill Pilgrim, Metropolitan Black Bar Association 
Jeff Zaino, Vice President, American Arbitration Association 
Jesus Zeno, President, Puerto Rican Bar Association 

January 26, 2021

4:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m. EST


2.5 credits in Diversity, Inclusion, and Elimination of Bias (NY nontransitional)