CONTRUCTION LAW ATTORNEY, MICHAEL L. CHARTAN, ESQ., JOINS NAM’S NY METRO PANEL

New York, NY (May 10, 2018) – NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation) is pleased to announce the addition of Michael L. Chartan, Esq. to its New York metro panel of arbitrators and mediators.

Mr. Chartan has extensive experience practicing construction and real estate law. He has successfully handled matters involving breach of contract, claims for extra work, contract balance, delay, disruption and property damage, including using insurance to cover claims and lien foreclosure. Mr. Chartan has the consummate knowledge and thorough understanding of construction defect claims and has represented a wide array of clients, including owner-developers, construction managers, general contractors, sub-contractors and design professionals.

Mr. Chartan is an avid proponent of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) and has participated in numerous mediations and arbitrations as a litigator. He has effectively handled cases involving multiple parties, extensive electronic and paper document production and review, depositions of executive, project personnel and experts and substantive motions.

Roy Israel, President and CEO of NAM stated, “Construction defect claims are highly complex and require a very specific skill-set. Michael Chartan has significant knowledge and experience to fairly evaluate claims and settle even the most complex of matters. By adding Mr. Chartan to NAM’s nationally recognized roster of neutrals, our clients have yet another excellent choice when selecting a neutral to mediate or arbitrate their cases.”

Michael L. Chartan, Esq. is available to hear construction law matters throughout the New York Metro area.

ABOUT NAM

Founded in 1992, NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation) is recognized for its superb customer service and exceptional panel of arbitrators and mediators. For the third year in a row, NAM was named the Best ADR Firm in the United States by the 2018 National Law Journal Annual Reader Rankings Survey and was also was voted the #1 ADR Provider by the 2018 Corporate Counsel Best of Survey. Further, six of NAM’s neutrals were named National Law Journal 2017 Alternative Dispute Resolution Champions as part of a select group of only 37 nationwide. The New York Law Journal Annual Reader Rankings Survey selected NAM as the No. 1 ADR firm for the past seven years. NAM was also voted a “Best Overall ADR Provider” in the 2017 Best of the Midwest and New Jersey Law Journal annual surveys.

NAM works with more than 10,000 commercial entities, including more than 50 percent of the Fortune 100 companies. NAM offers litigants a nationwide panel of more than 2,500 top-tier former judges and practicing specialists uniquely qualified to facilitate the resolution of disputes in a private forum. NAM 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 third-party and first-party actions), professional liability and real estate dispute resolution. NAM is an indispensable resource for parties seeking cost-effective alternatives to expensive and time-consuming litigation.

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