NEWS - Press Release
September 14, 2016
DAVID S. FEATHER, ESQ. JOINS NAM’S NY METRO PANEL FOR LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT MATTERS
NAM is pleased to announce the addition of David S. Feather, Esq. to its New York Metro panel of Arbitrators and Mediators for Labor and Employment matters.
Mr. Feather has dedicated his career to the practice of labor and employment law. He represents both employees and employers/management in the State and Federal Courts, and regularly appears before the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, the New York State Division of Human Rights and the Nassau County Commission on Human Rights. He has also litigated wage and hour matters under the Fair Labor Standards Act and New York State Labor Laws. Mr. Feather has represented unions and union members in grievances and arbitrations pursuant to collective bargaining agreements, and has negotiated, drafted, litigated and mediated employment contracts, severance agreements and non-compete agreements on behalf of both employers and employees.
Early on in his career, David Feather became a strong proponent of Alternative Dispute Resolution and has mediated and arbitrated employment disputes in court-annexed, administrative agencies and private mediation settings. He has handled matters concerning employment discrimination/retaliation cases based on age, race gender, national origin, disability, religion and sexual orientation, equal opportunity law, executive employment and severance agreement and executive severance contracts.
Roy Israel, NAM President and CEO stated: “NAM is always cognizant of trends when it comes to ADR and has closely followed the continuing upward movement of its labor and employment practice. To accommodate this trend and further provide top quality neutrals to our clients, NAM has added David Feather to our NY Metro Roster of Neutrals. Mr. Feather has firsthand experience representing both employees and management and is a well known and highly respected practitioner. I am confident that the addition of Mr. Feather will provide our clients with yet another excellent choice when selecting a neutral to mediate or arbitrate their cases.”
David Feather, Esq. is available to mediate and arbitrate cases throughout the New York Metro area.
Click here to view David S. Feather’s resume.
Founded in 1992, NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation) has been recognized for its superb customer service and exceptional panel of arbitrators and mediators. In 2016, NAM was named Best ADR firm in the United States by the National Law Journal’s Annual Reader Rankings Survey. Consistent with being the nation’s premier ADR provider, the New York Law Journal Annual Reader Rankings Survey also selected NAM as the #1 ADR firm for the last five years.
NAM actively works with more than 8,000 commercial entities, including more than 50% of the Fortune 100 companies. NAM offers litigants a nationwide panel of nearly 2,500 top-tier former judges and practicing specialists uniquely qualified to facilitate the resolution of disputes in a private forum. The company maintains rosters in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and in major cities around the world, with specific expertise in the areas of Complex Commercial, Construction, Employment, Entertainment, Financial Services, International, Insurance, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury (including 3rd party and 1st party actions), Professional Liability and Real Estate dispute resolution.
NAM is often an indispensable resource for parties seeking cost-effective alternatives to expensive and often time-consuming litigation.
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