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New York Law School ADR and Diversity Symposium

Thursday, January 27, 2022 at 4:30pm

New York Law School, 185 West Broadway, New York, NY
(and streaming online)

CPR is a proud supporting entity of the ADR and Diversity Symposium

This annual event will explore the reasons why, in a diverse economy driven by diverse participants, the practice of arbitration and mediation has been persistently homogeneous. Participants will seek to frame real-world recommendations on approaches that can accomplish the goal of ADR neutrals’ reflecting the diversity of the disputants with whom they work.



Keynote Speaker:

David A. Paterson, 55th Governor of New York

Speakers Include:

(Moderator) Genesis Fisher, New York Law School

(Featured) Deborah Enix-Ross, President-Elect, American Bar Association

James Arturo Aliga, Hispanic National Bar Association

Kabir Duggal, Racial Equality for Arbitration Lawyers

Rachel Gupta, ADR Inclusion Network

Lauren A. Jones, Metropolitan Black Bar Association

Ann Lesser, AAA-ICDR Diversity Committee

Dana MacGrath, ArbitralWomen

Thomas J. Maroney, Defense Research Institute (DRI) ADR Committee Chair

Rodney L. Pepe-Souvenir, Haitian American Lawyers Association of New York

Joanne Saint Louis, JAMS

Hon. Shira Scheindlin, Co-Chair, Diversity Task Force, International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution

Jeff Zaino, American Arbitration Association




For more information and to register, please visit: The New York Law School Event Page