NEWS - Press Release
MAY 13, 2013
HON. ANTHONY I. GIACOBBE, FMR. SUPREME COURT JUSTICE, JOINS NAM’S NEW YORK METRO PANEL OF NEUTRALS
NAM is pleased to announce that former New York Supreme Court Justice of Richmond County,
Anthony I. Giacobbe, has joined the New York Metro Panel of Neutrals. Judge Giacobbe was a New York Supreme Court Justice in Richmond County from 2006 until he retired in 2012. Immediately prior to this appointment, Judge Giacobbe sat in the New York Court of Claims as an Acting Supreme Court Justice from 2000 to 2006. The Judge enjoys a distinguished career in both the public and private sector, particularly in his decade long service as Supreme Court Judge and presently, as an arbitrator and mediator for NAM.
During his time on the bench, Judge Giacobbe presided over civil matters exclusively, including medical malpractice, personal injury and contracts. Prior thereto, he was a practicing attorney with extensive experience in estate planning, personal injury, and all aspects of civil litigation. He is hard-working and detail-oriented whose even-handed disposition makes him highly effective in facilitating the resolution of a variety of complex matters.
Roy Israel, President and CEO, stated, “We are proud to add Judge Giacobbe to our New York Metro Panel of Neutrals, particularly as he is considered one of the top medical malpractice people in the state. NAM’s surge of business in the Staten Island area with the addition of a preeminent jurist like Giacobbe will be exceptionally well received by our clients.”
Judge Giacobbe is available to hear cases in any of NAM's offices throughout the New York Metropolitan area.
Click here to view Judge Giacobbe's Resume.
NAM maintains conference facilities throughout New York State, including Manhattan, Garden City, Brooklyn, Westchester, Staten Island and Buffalo.
NAM offers litigants a nationwide panel of approximately 2,000 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, including Puerto Rico, with specific expertise in the areas of Complex Commercial, Personal Injury, Professional Liability, Construction, Insurance, Employment, Business, Real Estate, Finance and International dispute resolution.
Founded in 1992, NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation) has been recognized as ADR Provider of the Year and is well known for its superb customer service and for delivering exceptional results. Consistent with being the nation's premier ADR provider, the New York Law Journal Rankings Survey selected NAM as the #1 ADR provider for both 2011 and 2012. NAM actively works with more than 8,000 commercial entities, including more than 50% of the Fortune 100 companies. NAM is often an indispensable resource for parties seeking cost-effective alternatives to expensive and often time-consuming litigation.
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