NEWS - Press Release

February 23, 2017


NAM is pleased to announce that William M. Savino, Esq., a partner at the prestigious law firm Rivkin Radler LLP, has joined its panel of neutrals.

Highly regarded throughout the legal and business communities, Mr. Savino has served as counsel for numerous insurance companies with respect to insurance coverage claims and lawsuits ranging from intellectual property liability coverage and business torts to national environmental and primary/excess insurer disputes. He also has deep experience as counsel in class action and multi-party lawsuits involving commercial matters, underwriting, and claim procedures and has also handled matters involving municipalities and legislative bodies.

Mr. Savino’s many accolades include: 2017 Best Lawyer in America by U.S. News and World Report, a 2016 New York Super Lawyer for the ninth consecutive year, an AV Preeminent rated attorney by Martindale-Hubbell - a distinction given only to those who possess the highest ethical standards and professional abilities, a 2016 Top-Rated Lawyer in Insurance Law by American Lawyer Media and one of the 100 Most Influential Long Islanders by the Long Island Business News.

An avid proponent of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR), Mr. Savino has represented clients in many mediations and arbitrations. His professional experience, coupled with his leadership positions, gives him an added dimension and depth in his ability to effectively negotiate and guide parties and their counsel to a fair and satisfactory resolution.

Roy Israel, President and CEO of NAM stated, “William Savino’s reputation as a top-notch litigator and businessman precede him. He is well-respected professionally, having worked with many of the most prestigious law firms in the country. Mr. Savino’s successful negotiating and settlement skills garnered from his vast legal, business and philanthropic experiences will serve to make him an effective and highly sought-after neutral. We are honored to have Mr. Savino as a member of NAM’s esteemed panel.”

William M. Savino, Esq. is available to arbitrate and mediate cases in the New York Metro area and throughout the United States.

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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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