NAM Named #1 Alternative Dispute Resolution Provider in New Jersey







New York, NY (October 19, 2020) – NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation), one of the nation's leading providers of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) services, is proud to announce that it has been voted the #1 Overall ADR Provider and the #1 Online ADR Resource in the 2020 New Jersey Law Journal (NJLJ) Best Of Survey. The NJLJ survey also ranked the top mediators and arbitrators in the state, with Susan Hernandez, Esq.  placing first in the Individual Mediator/Arbitrator category.  

The survey was conducted online and sent to subscribers via email, digital advertising and social media posts and measures loyalty, satisfaction and support voters showed for companies and firms that faithfully serve the New Jersey legal community.

President and CEO, Roy Israel stated, “This year's survey validates our efforts and our success. New Jersey is a vibrant and dynamic legal market and I am honored that NAM was selected as the #1 ADR provider in the state. NAM is committed to providing exceptional administrative services and top quality arbitrators and mediators to legal communities not only in New Jersey, but throughout the U.S.  I would also like to acknowledge Susan Hernandez for being voted the #1 Arbitrator/Mediator in New Jersey. Susan's commitment to ADR and her standard of excellence as a neutral is without exception and she is well deserving of this recognition. Thank you to the readers who have faithfully supported NAM and for making this recognition possible.”

In addition to being chosen the #1 ADR provider and  #1 Online ADR Resource,  NAM was also voted a top Online CLE Provider by this year's survey respondents.  Further, for the past 10 years, the New York Law Journal Best Of Survey voted NAM as the #1 ADR firm in New York. Earlier this year, for the seventh year in a row, NAM was named a top ADR firm in the United States by the National Law Journal Best Of Survey and was voted the #1 National ADR Provider by the Corporate Counsel Best Of Survey. In addition to those successes, NAM was also voted a top ADR provider by the New England and Best of the Midwest Surveys and a top Online ADR Resource by Texas Lawyer. These recognitions, in addition to other recent awards and accolades, confirms NAM's status as a leader in the ADR community.

To access the full edition of the New Jersey Law Journal Best of Survey click here.


About NAM's Neutral

In 2020, Susan Hernandez, Esq. was voted a Top Three Mediator and Top Three Arbitrator in the New York Law Journal Best Of Survey, she was ranked a Top Three Mediator in the state in 2019 and was voted the #1 Mediator in New York State in the 2017 and 2018 surveys. Also in 2020, she was voted the #1 Arbitrator/Mediator in New Jersey Law Journal Best of Survey. Her mediation experience includes a range of case types that include personal injury, real property/partition contracts, employment, discrimination and sexual harassment matters.  She is renowned for her advocacy, legal acumen and insight and is a staunch supporter of women's rights and diversity in the workplace and frequently lectures on ways to establish procedures and policies to increase the appointment of women and minorities in the courtroom and as arbitrators and mediators in ADR.

Meet Susan Hernandez, Esq.