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Symposium: ADR and Diversity

January 28 @ 4:30 pm7:45 pm

A symposium exploring why, in a diverse economy driven by diverse participants, the practice of arbitration and mediation is persistently homogeneous. Participants will frame recommendations to assist ADR reach its goal of reflecting the diversity of its disputants.

FEATURING
Hon. Edwina G. Mendelson, Deputy Chief Administrative Judge for Justice Initiatives

SPEAKERS INCLUDE:
Ahmed Abdel-Hakam, Senior Associate, International Arbitration and Public International Law, Eversheds Sutherland (London)

Dr. Kabir Duggal, Attorney, Arnold & Porter and Lecturerin- Law, Columbia Law School

Linda Gerstel, Gerstel ADR

Paula Henin, Senior Associate, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

William Johnston, Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor

Christopher M. Kwok, JAMS

William LaPiana, Associate Dean, New York Law School

F. Peter Phillips, Director of the NYLS Alternative Dispute Resolution, NYLS

M. Salman Ravala, Criscione Ravala LLP

Sheila Sproule, NYS Office of ADR Programs, Unified Court System

Allen Waxman, President and CEO, International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution

Jeffrey T. Zaino, Vice President, American Arbitration Association

Date

Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Time

4:30 p.m.–7:45 p.m.
Wine and cheese reception to follow

Location

New York Law School

Register

www.nyls.edu/ADRrsvp

CLE

2 credits in Diversity, Inclusion and Elimination of Bias (NY nontransitional); 1.5 credits in Professional Practice (NY transitional and nontransitional)

Details

Date:
January 28
Time:
4:30 pm–7:45 pm
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Venue

New York Law School
185 West Broadway
New York, 10013

Organizer

Alternative Dispute Resolution Skills Program
Phone:
212.431.2100 ext. 4422
Email:
adr@nyls.edu
Website:
http://www.nyls.edu/adr