CPR Welcomes Niki Borofsky as its New Vice President of Membership Services
December 15, 2016
NEW YORK – The International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution (CPR), a global non-profit organization that advances dispute prevention and resolution practices and provides high quality solutions, welcomes Niki Borofsky, Esq. as its new Vice President of Membership Services.
As Vice President of Membership Services, Borofsky will be responsible for managing special events and growing CPR’s corporate, law firm, association and individual memberships globally.
Borofsky, fluent in French, comes to CPR as an experienced attorney and mediator. She received an LLM in French and European Law from the University of Paris I – Pantheon-Sorbonne. Previously she worked with Proskauer's International Arbitration group in Paris where she focused on complex international commercial arbitration and counseled multinational corporate clients on cross-border disputes.
A member of the New York and Massachusetts bars, Ms. Borofsky has authored several articles on global dispute resolution, including International Labor and Employment Arbitration: A French and European Perspective (28 A.B.A. J. Lab. & Emp. L. 349 (2012-2013)).
Borofsky is also active with the New York Peace Institute as a mediator, coach and mentor training members of the NYPD in peaceful conflict resolution. She is a leader of the New York Chapter of Mediators Beyond Borders International where she has led introductory peace building dialogue trainings for the Liberian diaspora community.
“What I love about CPR is its unique role in bringing together today’s top global ADR practitioners from the business, academic and legal worlds,” said Borofsky. “As the VP of Membership, I have the pleasure of working with pioneering general counsel, top-notch law firm partners, unparalleled neutrals and brilliant scholars who, together, are pushing the boundaries of early, efficient and effective dispute resolution. CPR supporters are a veritable who’s who of ingenuity and leadership and I am excited to continue to build value into CPR and bring new members into our community as we trailblaze towards innovative and sustainable solutions.”
“We are pleased to welcome Niki Borofsky, an experienced arbitration practitioner and mediator with significant international experience, as our new Vice President of Membership Services,” said Noah Hanft, President and CEO of CPR. “Our members around the world are at the core of CPR’s heritage. They drive our innovation and initiatives and make us a unique and indispensable thought leader and service provider. Niki will play a vital role in working with current members to build deep and sustainable relationships that leverage CPR’s cutting-edge tools and resources, as well as implementing strategic plans to engage and connect new members and promote business-smart ADR practices globally.”
About CPR: CPR is an independent nonprofit organization that, for more than 35 years, has helped global businesses prevent and resolve commercial disputes effectively and efficiently. Our membership consists of top corporations and law firms, academic and government institutions, and leading mediators and arbitrators around the world. CPR is unique as: (1) a thought leader, driving a global dispute resolution culture; (2) a developer of cutting-edge tools and resources, powered by the collective innovation of its membership; and (3) an ADR provider offering innovative, practical arbitration rules, mediation and other dispute resolution procedures, and neutrals worldwide. For more information, please visit www.cpradr.org.