NEWS - Press Release
October 1, 2016
HON. E. MICHAEL KAVANAGH INVITED BY THE ULSTER COUNTY BAR ASSOCIATION TO SPEAK ON ALTERNATIVE DISPUTE RESOLUTION
Hon. E. Michael Kavanagh recently spoke at the Ulster County Bar Association’s monthly meeting about the benefits of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) where he offered practical tips and shared his first hand experiences as a mediator and arbitrator. Judge Kavanagh is an avid supporter of ADR and is often asked to participate in Continuing Legal Education (CLE) seminars and speaking engagements to bar associations and legal groups
Since joining NAM, Judge Kavanagh has arbitrated and mediated hundreds of cases including Complex Commercial, Construction, Labor and Employment, Legal Malpractice, Product Liability and Personal Injury matters involving settlements in the amounts of six figures and greater. Additionally, for the fourth year in a row, Hon. Kavanagh has been ranked a Top Ten Arbitrator in the 2016 New York Law Journal Annual Reader Rankings Survey.
Judge Kavanagh is available to arbitrate cases in New York State and throughout the United States.
Click here to view Judge Kavanagh’s resume.
Click here to view the 2016 New York Law Journal Survey
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. Additionally, 7 of NAM's neutrals were named 2016 National Law Journal Alternative Dispute Resolution Champions, as part of a select group of only 48 nationwide. 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 six 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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