Diversity In ADR Task Force Meeting

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 12:30pm — Tuesday, November 12, 2019 2:00pm

Stroock Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP, 180 Maiden Lane, New York , NY 10038

Either in person or via dial-in, please join members of the CPR Diversity in ADR Task Force in New York for a committee meeting. This meeting will feature an interview led by Task Force Co-Chair, The Honorable Shira Scheindlin, with CPR's new President & CEO, Allen Waxman, who will discuss his past experience in the legal field as well as his vision for diversity initiatives at CPR and in the world of ADR.

This meeting will also feature a presentation by David Reinman, Supervisory ADR Coordinator for the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission's New York District, on the EEOC's Mediation Program, which provides both new and experienced volunteer mediators with unparalleled opportunities to obtain hands-on training and experience mediating employment dispute cases. In FY 2019, this program achieved a participant satisfaction rate of 100%. Mr. Reinman will be accompanied by Tanza Jones, a current volunteer mediator with the EEOC, who will share her experience participating in the program and her work in the employment legal space. 

To RSVP for the committee meeting, email Richard Murphy at rmurphy@cpradr.org. Please be sure to indicate if you plan to attend in person or by phone