2013 honoree for Outstanding Contribution to Diversity in ADR

In 2007, the National Task Force on Diversity in ADR created an Award for Outstanding Contribution to Diversity in ADR to recognize a person or organization who has contributed significantly to diversity in the alternative dispute resolution field. Submissions are reviewed by a panel consisting of CPR’s Co-Chairs of the National Task Force on Diversity, representing FTI Consulting, DuPont and Crowell & Moring LLP.  The awards ceremony is  held in conjunction with CPR’s Annual Meeting in New York City.

CPR presented the 2013 Diversity Award to Barry Leon for his Outstanding Contribution to Diversity in ADR to recognize a person or organization who has contributed significantly to diversity in the alternative dispute resolution field. Mr. Leon has been a staunch advocate and innovator for diversity in the field of ADR.  The presentation was made on February 20, 2014 at a ceremony held at the Charleston Place, Charleston, South Carolina at CPR’s Annual Meeting.

See the Press Release for the 2011 Diversity Award here.