Young Attorneys in Alternative Dispute Resolution
CPR’s Young Attorneys in Dispute Resolution (Y-ADR) program promotes international ADR with young attorneys and introduces them to corporate counsel and experts in the field. Through periodic seminars and other initiatives, participants gain an insider’s look at the role of ADR systems and practices in corporations and multinational organizations. This program is recommended for attorneys 45 years old and younger or with less than 8 years of professional experience. >Learn about previous events
Y-ADR Steering Committee
is the leadership group for Y-ADR. The Committee meets periodically to discuss initiatives and events to promote the full spectrum of dispute resolution mechanisms with the younger generation of lawyers. The Committee is chaired by Dana MacGrath of Sidley Austin LLP and is composed of young in-house counsel and practitioners at leading law firms around the world. CPR’s Y-ADR Steering Committee members are selected through a competitive vetting process and serve for a two-year term.
Current Y-ADR Steering Committee members
: Vanessa Alarcon-Duvanel, Winston & Strawn LLP; Suzana M. Blades, ConocoPhillips; James Clark, Allen & Overy; Kiera S. Gans, DLA Piper LLP; Hagit M. Elul, Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP; Fabiana K. Leschziner, DuPont do Brasil, S.A.; Andy Moody, Eversheds; Rick Richardson, GlaxoSmithKline; Charles B. Rosenberg, White & Case LLP; Brett Stacey, Walgreen Co.; Laura J. Stipanowich, Sutherland; Debra Verstandig, GE Capital, Americas, Norwalk, Connecticut.
Access Y-ADR Steering Committee Page
For more information about Y-ADR or Y-ADR Steering Committee, please contact Olivier André, CPR Liaison for Y-ADR, at
more information forthcoming
- Y-ADR Seminar – Washington, DC, June 10, 2014 – White & Case LLP
- Y-ADR Seminar – Chicago, September 10, 2014 – Sidley Austin LLP
- Y-ADR Seminar – London, United Kingdom, October 2014 – Eversheds