Dear Colleague,

The New York Law Journal (NYLJ) is once again conducting their annual Best Of survey, and NAM and its neutrals are on the ballot. NAM has been named the #1 ADR Provider in New York for the last 8 years, and we are extremely grateful for all your support. If you haven’t done so already, we would sincerely appreciate it if you could place a vote for NAM in the below listed categories, as well as vote for a NAM Mediator and Arbitrator.

The survey is open to all attorney and non-attorney respondents, so please feel free to forward this message to a friend or colleague. You do not have to complete the entire survey. The fields are drop downs, so voting should take only two minutes to complete.

Vote for NAM in 3 Simple Steps

The voting period for this year’s survey begins on Monday, June 3rd and concludes on Friday, July 12th (per The New York Law Journal, all votes are confidential).

Step 1

Click on or copy and paste the following hyperlink into your browser:

Step 2

Click “Next” until you reach the Alternative Dispute Resolution section (beginning with question 61) and complete the following survey questions:

Question 61. Best Individual Mediator: Select your top NAM Mediator from the list.
Question 62. Best Individual Arbitrator: Select your top NAM Arbitrator from the list.
Question 63. Best Overall ADR Provider: Select NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation).
Question 64. Best Online ADR Resource: Select NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation).
Question 65. Best CLE Provider: Select NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation).
Question 66. Best CLE Provider – Online: Select NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation).

Step 3

Click “Next” until you reach the end of the survey and then click “Done”. That’s it!

 Click Here to Vote Today!

Meet Last Year’s Winners

In 2018, NAM was ranked the #1 Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Provider in New York State by the NYLJ Annual Reader Rankings Survey for the eighth consecutive year.

The NYLJ survey also ranked the top mediators and arbitrators in the state, with two of NAM’s neutrals, Susan Hernandez, Esq. and Joseph L. Ehrlich, Esq., placing first in the Individual Mediator and Individual Arbitrator categories, respectively. Seven of the Top 10 mediator spots and six of the Top 10 arbitrator spots were awarded to NAM neutrals, some of the most talented and respected practicing ADR professionals in the state.

NAM mediators who ranked in the 2018 Top 10 include Susan Hernandez, Esq., Richard P. Byrne, Esq., Hon. Peter B. Skelos, Joseph L. Ehrlich, Esq., Hon. John P. DiBlasi, Peter J. Merani, Esq., and Hon. Elizabeth Bonina.

NAM arbitrators who ranked in the 2018 Top 10 include Joseph L. Ehrlich, Esq., Hon. Elizabeth Bonina, Hon. Larry S. Schachner, Howard J. Kaplan, Esq., Bob Worden, Esq., and George Freitag, Esq.

For more information on last year’s results and our award-winning mediators and arbitrators, click here.

We would sincerely appreciate a vote for the NAM Mediator and the NAM Arbitrator that you feel deserves this acknowledgement. To view NAM’s complete roster of neutrals, please click here.

We are grateful for your help and support.