120 Exchange Street, Suite 202
Portland, ME 04101
PHONE: (207) 671-3013 FAX: (877) 515-8936
A. EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
B.A.,University of Michigan (Economics)
J.D., Temple University School of Law
B. CURRENT EMPLOYMENT AND EXPERIENCE
Arbitrator - American Arbitration Association; Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service; National Mediation Board; Board of Arbitration and Conciliation (Maine); private-permanent arbitration panels.
Hearing Officer - Due Process Office, Maine Department of Education. Fact Finder - private employment fact finding and grievance fact finding.
Prior Experience - Attorney-National Labor Relations Board; Hearing Office-Maine State Retirement System; Panel of Mediators-Maine Labor Relations Board; Complaint Investigator-Department of Educaiton
C. FORMAL DISPUTE RESOLUTION TRAINING
Maine State Bar Association; Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service; Mediation and Facilitation Center
D. OTHER ADR PANELS AND ADR ROSTERS ON WHICH NEUTRAL SERVES
Foreclosure Diversion Program; Maine Residential Real Estate Program; Department of Education; CADRES Small Claims roster.
E. EXPERIENCE AS A NEUTRAL
Since 1992 have litigated, arbitrated and/or mediated cases involving private civil matters, employment discrimination, contracts, and labor/management negotiations.
$150/hour for Fact Findings, Mediations, and Neutral Evaluations
$1,400/day for Arbitration ($700 cancellation fee within two weeks of hearing. $1,400 cancellation fee within three days of hearing).
Available upon request.
H. PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS
National Academy of Arbitrators; American Bar Association; Maine State Bar Association; Massachusetts Bar Association; Labor Employment Relations Association (LERA); Labor Employment Relations Association (LERA) - Maine Chapter, Founder, Secretary, Former President; Labor Employment Relations Association - Boston Chapter; Maine Association of Mediators American Bar Association
Maine State Bar Association
Massachusetts Bar Association
Labor Employment Relations Association (LERA), ADR Section Co-Chair
Labor Employment Relations Association (LERA) - Maine Chapter, Founder, Secretary, Former President
Labor Employment Relations Association - Boston Chapter
Maine Association of Mediators - Former Treasurer, Secretary
Directory of ADR Neutrals on Superior Court Rosters
This is a statewide listing of mediators, arbitrators and early neutral evaluators for Superior Court cases.