Posted on Dec 01, 2020 |Awards

New York, NY (August 1, 2021) – NAM  (National Arbitration and Mediation), one of the nation's leading providers of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) services, is pleased to announce that it was voted a Best Mediation and Arbitration Firm by the 2020 Long Island Business News (LIBN) Reader Rankings Survey with more than 14,000 votes cast by LIBN readers. With this designation, NAM continues to distinguish itself as a leading provider of ADR services throughout Long Island – as well as the United States.

NAM Founder and Chairman, Roy Israel stated, “Being recognized as a Best Mediation and Arbitration company on Long Island is truly an honor. NAM was founded on Long Island and for nearly 30 years we have proudly served the Nassau and Suffolk County legal communities. NAM is committed to providing exceptional administrative services and top quality arbitrators and mediators to legal communities not only on Long Island, but throughout the U.S.   Thank you to all the voters who participated in this survey.”

In addition to being voted a Best Arbitration and Mediation company, NAM was also chosen as a Top ADR Provider in the 2021 National Law Journal Best of Survey. Further, the 2021 Corporate Counsel Best of Survey ranked NAM as a Top ADR Provider, the #1 Continuing Legal Education Provider and a Top Online ADR Resource. The company was also ranked the #1 ADR Provider by the New York Law Journal Best of Survey for the last ten years with 8 of its mediators and 7 of its arbitrators ranked in the top 10. In 2020, NAM was also named the #1 Overall ADR Provider, the #1 Online ADR Resource and a Top Online CLE Provider in the New Jersey Law Journal Survey and a Best ADR Online Resource by the New England, Midwest and Texas Lawyer surveys.

About LIBN

Long Island Business News is Long Island's only publication devoted to local commerce and has been the premier source of news and data on business, economic trends and the region's robust entrepreneurial sector for more than 60 years.

About NAM

NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation) has been providing Alternative Dispute Resolution services throughout the United States and internationally for almost 30 years and is recognized for its superb customer service market-leading technology and an exceptional panel of arbitrators and mediators.  For the eighth year in a row, NAM was named a top ADR firm in the United States in the 2021 National Law Journal's Best Of Survey.  For the past ten years, NAM was selected as the #1 ADR firm in the New York Law Journal's Best Of Survey and was also voted a top Online ADR Resource by the survey respondents – a testament to the depth and breadth of knowledge, information and thought leadership provided by the firm to the ADR community at large. 

NAM is an indispensable resource for parties seeking cost-effective alternatives to expensive and time-consuming litigation.  NAM works with more than 10,000 commercial entities, including more than 50 percent of the Fortune 100 companies.  NAM offers litigants highly secure virtual and in-person forums, unique and powerful technology and a nationwide panel of more than 2,600 top-tier former judges and legal practitioners.  NAM's mediators and arbitrators are uniquely qualified to facilitate the resolution of disputes.  NAM maintains rosters in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and in major cities around the world, with deep experience in the areas of banking and financial services, complex commercial, construction, corporate, employment, entertainment, trusts and estates, international, insurance/reinsurance, medical malpractice, personal injury, professional liability and real estate dispute resolution. 

NAM provides complimentary continuing legal education (CLE) programs for attorneys, bar associations, corporate and government legal departments and other legal and business organizations.  For more information, visit