QCBA WEBINAR: HON. JEFFREY D. LEBOWITZ INVITED TO JOIN PANEL DISCUSSION ON “ADR IN DIVORCE”
Posted on Nov 29, 2020 |CLE Events
New York, NY (November 2, 2020) – NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation), one of the nation's leading providers of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) services, is pleased to announce that Hon. Jeffrey D. Lebowitz (Ret.) has been invited by the Queens County Bar Association (QCBA) to present a live CLE webinar, ADR In Divorce: Fast Tracking Resolutions. This complimentary presentation is open to the public and will be held on Wednesday, December 2nd, 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Join Judge Lebowitz in a panel discussion on the use of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) in matrimonial matters and family law disputes. Attorneys and litigants must come to understand that courthouse life in the post-pandemic world will only serve to exacerbate the problems of our historically overburdened matrimonial parts. The distinguished QCBA panel will encourage matrimonial practitioners to refocus the direction of matrimonial litigation by fast-tracking their case through ADR.
Judge Lebowitz will be joined by Samuel J. Ferrara, Esq. of Fensteman, Eisman, Formato, Ferrara, Wolf & Carone LLP, David Gross, Esq. of Gemelli Gross Shapiro & Marino, Joshua R. Katz, Esq. and Morghan Richardson, Esq., of Davidoff Hutcher & Citron LLP.
About NAM's Presenter
With over 21 years on the bench, Hon. Jeffrey D. Lebowitz he has served as a Judge in several different courts throughout the City and State of New York. Self described as a “settler by natural instinct,” and an avid supporter of ADR, it is a natural progression for him to apply those skills in the mediation and arbitration setting. Judge Lebowitz spent the majority of his time serving as an Acting Supreme Court Justice in the Civil Parts of the Supreme Court, Queens County. He has handled an extensive calendar of diverse civil matters with at least 50% of his caseload comprised of Medical Malpractice cases. In addition to medical malpractice cases, he presided over a varied caseload of complex litigation including, matrimonial, labor law, torts, products liability, insurance disputes, zoning and real estate matters. He is also Special Counsel with Jaspan Schlesinger LLP.
As a mediator and arbitrator with NAM, Judge Lebowitz is available to hear all forms of commercial litigation.
About NAM's complimentary Continuing Legal Education programs
NAM provides complimentary continuing legal education (CLE) programs virtually, on-site at your office, or in any of NAM's dedicated conference facilities. Our Continuing Legal Education department will work with your firm or organization to customize a CLE program that is designed to meet your specific CLE issues and topics of interest. Our respected faculty provides participants with an interactive presentation that will engage and educate your audience as they earn relevant CLE credit.