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					                       SUPREME COURT OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK
                                                   MEDIATOR ROSTER

Name/Address/                  Admissions          Education                   Background                                         ADR Experience
Cheryl H. Agris, Ph.D.         U.S. Patent &       Goucher College, B.A.,      Intellectual property attorney, with particular    Mediator, CLUSTER
The Law Offices of Cheryl      Trademark Office,   1979                        emphasis on patent practice; also draft and        Westchester Mediation Center
H. Agris, Ph.D., P.C.          1990                                            review licensing, collaboration, consortium,
P.O. Box 806                                       John Hopkins University,    consulting and confidential agreements as          Mediator for Supreme Court,
Pelham, NY 10803               N.J. 1992           Ph.D., 1986                 well as ADR clauses, 1998-present; patent          New York County Commercial
T: (914) 712-0093                                                              attorney, Novo Nordisk of North America,           Division and E.D.N.Y.
Fax: (914) 712-0094            N.Y. 1993           Brooklyn Law School, J.D.   1992-1998; law clerk, Pennie & Edmonds,
Email:                                             1992                        Biotechnology Group 1988-1992; numerous            Arbitrator for the American       S.D.N.Y. 2003                                   scientific and legal publications in the area of   Arbitration Association
                                                                               patent practice; prelegal experience includes      (Commercial Panel), National
                               E.D.N.Y. 2003                                   research fellowships at Sloan Kettering            Association of Securities
                                                                               Institute and Johns Hopkins University.            Dealers and N.Y.S.. Lemon
                                                                                                                                  Law program..
                                                                                                                                  Attended over 100 hours of
                                                                                                                                  mediation training including
                                                                                                                                  training provided by the
                                                                                                                                  Westchester Mediation Center,
                                                                                                                                  Franklin Pierce Law Center,
                                                                                                                                  Equal Employment
                                                                                                                                  Opportunity Commission,
                                                                                                                                  Abrams Mediation (sponsored
                                                                                                                                  by NASD and U.S. Bankruptcy

Simeon H. Baum, Esq.           N.Y. 1983           Colgate University, B.A.    General business litigation at, inter alia,        Certified mediator,
President, Resolve Mediation                       1976                        Certilman, Haft, Balin, Buckley, Kremer &          Commercial Division, Member,
Services, Inc.                 S.D.N.Y. 1984                                   Hyman. Private practice 1993-date. Has             ADR Advisory Group,
300 Third Ave., Suite 1200                         Colgate University, M.A.    handed wide range of business litigation,          Commercial Division, Co-
New York, NY 10022-4728        E.D.N.Y.1984        1979                        including but not limited to areas of complex      presenter, the Mediation
T: (212) 355-6527                                                              commercial disputes, contracts, securities and     Workshop (25 hours)
Fax: (212) 371-1084                                Fordham University          business fraud, unfair competition, intellectual   sponsored by the Commercial
Email:                                             School of Law, J.D.,        property, construction, commercial real estate,    Division, June 1999 and Feb.                             1982                        highly complex insurance and reinsurance           2000. Trained in ADR,
                                                                               disputes.                                          E.D.N.Y. workshop. Workshop
                                                                                                                                  in Small Claims Arbitration,
                                                                                                                                  ADR Committee work, ABA &
                                                                                                                                  New York Count Lawyers’
                                                                                                                                  Association, Mediator,
                                                                                                                                  E.D.N.Y., S.D.N.Y. and NYC
                                                                                                                                  Civil Court (Small Claims),
                                                                                                                                  Neutral Evaluator, E.D.N.Y.
                                                                                                                                  Arbitrator, Supreme Court
                                                                                                                                  matrimonial fee dispute and
                                                                                                                                  small claims. Served as a
                                                                                                                                  neutral in over 60 disputes,
                                                                                                                                  1993-1995, involving
                                                                                                                                  contracts, fraud, banking,
                                                                                                                                  ERISA, suretyship and other
                                                                                                                                  issues. Attended mediation
                                                                                                                                  workshop sponsored by the
                                                                                                                                  Commercial Division, 1996.

Leona Beane, Esq.                                                                                                                 Mediator, New York Supreme
11 Park Place Suite 1100                                                                                                          Court, New York County
New York, NY 10007                                                                                                                Commercial Mediation Panel,
T: (212) 608-0919                                                                                                                 1997-present; Mediator, U.S.
Fax: (212) 791-6927                                                                                                               Bankruptcy Court, Eastern and
Email:                                                                                                          Southern District; Contract
                                                                                                                                  Mediator with the U.S. EEOC;
                                                                                                                                  Mediator, New Jersey Superior
                                                                                                                                  Court; has mediated over 175
                                                                                                                                  disputes; author “What is
                                                                                                                                  Mediation and how does it
                                                                                                                                  work” NYLJ, October 29,
                                                                                                                                  2007, p.4; Member, NYSBA
                                                                                                                                  ADR Committee.
Larry Blisko, Esq.                N.Y. 1989            City University of New      Law Office of Larry Blisko, 1991-present,           Represented clients at
Law Office of Larry Blisko                             York at Queens College,     general practice includes commercial                mediations; served as arbitrator
311 Meacham Avenue                E.D.N.Y. 1990        1984                        litigation, personal injury, real estate, customs   for the Amercian Arbitration
Elmont, NY 11003                                                                   regulations; Associate, Hoffman, Shaw &             Association.
T: (516) 327-4641                 S.D.N.Y. 1990        Fordham University          Washanksky, 1990-1991; Associate, Davis,
F: (516) 327-4645                                      School of Law, 1988         Markel & Edwards, 1988-1990.

Robert H. Brown, Esq.             N.Y. 1995            Hofstra University, B.A.    Robert H. Brown, P.C., 2007-present,
98-20 Metropolitan Ave.           E.D.N.Y. 1996        1988                        focusing on commercial litigation and real
Forest Hills, NY 11375            S.D.N.Y. 1996                                    estate/business law; Senior Associate, Helfand
T: (718) 261-6991                 N.D.N.Y. 2000        Brooklyn Law School, J.D.   & Helfand 2000-2007; Managing attorney,
Fax: (718) 575-1600               W.D.N.Y. 2000        1995                        Kazlow & Kazlow, P.C., 1996-2000.
Email:         N.J. 1995
                                  U.S. Dist. NJ 1995

Ira S. Cooper, Esq.               N.Y. 1963            Long Island University,     General Law Practice, 1969-present, emphasis        Mediator in nonbinding
One Cross Island Plaza            E.D.N.Y.             B.S., 1959                  on commercial litigation and criminal law;          mediations; represented parties
Rosedale, NY 11422                S.D.N.Y.                                         Assistant District Attorney, Kings County           at arbitration proceedings at the
T: (718) 527-5555                 2nd Cir.             New York Law School,        District Attorney’s Office, 1966-1969.              American Arbitration
Fax: (718) 528-0066                                    LLB 1962                                                                        Association on approximately
Email:                                                                                                          ten occasions.

Robert E. Curry, Jr.              N.Y. 1971            Georgetown University,      Commissioner, NYS Public Service                    Arbitrator, American
Law Offices of Robert E. Curry,   E.D.N.Y. 1972        B.A. 1967                   Commission, 2006-present; Partner, Law              Arbitration Association
Jr.                               S.D.N.Y. 1972                                    Offices of Robert E. Curry, Jr., 2004-present;
Two Thorne Lane                   2nd Cir. 1972        Columbia School of Law,     Partner, Kirby McInerney & Squire, 2002-
Matinecock, NY 11560              U.S. 1975            J.D. 1970                   2004; Partner (Shareholder), Heller Ehrman
T: (646) 245-8777                                                                  LLP, 1999-2002; Partner, Sonnenschein Nath
Email:                                                           & Rosenthal, 1993-1999; Partner, Dickstein
                                                                                   Shapiro LLP, 1987-1993; Senior Vice-
                                                                                   President & General Counsel, Ogden
                                                                                   Corporation, 1975-1987; Senior Counsel, The
                                                                                   Rouse Company, 1973-1975; Associate,
                                                                                   Patterson, Belknap, Webb & Tyler, 1970-

Toby Susan DeSimone, Esq.         N.Y. 1992            State University of New     Law Offices of Toby Susan DeSimone, Esq.,           Solo practitioner with a
118-21 Queens Blvd. Suite 504     E.D.N.Y. 1992        York at Buffalo, B.A.,      2002-present; Trial Attorney, Kirschenbaum          practice devoted to mediation
Forest Hills, NY 11375            S.D.N.Y. 1992        1968                        & Kirschenbaum P.C. 2001 - 2002; Trial              and arbitration. I am on the
T: (718) 261-3000                                                                  Attorney; Andrea & Towsky, Esqs. 1993 -             arbitration panels for the
Fax: (718) 793-0385                                    Pratt Institute, MLS 1972   2000; Litigation Associate, D’Errico &              American Arbitration
Email:                                                           Caputo, Esqs. 1991 - 1992.                          Association New York State
                                                       Hofstra University School
                                                                                                                                       Insurance Department No-Fault
                                                       of Law, J.D., 1991
                                                                                                                                       Program; the Financial Industry
                                                                                                                                       Regulatory Authority
                                                                                                                                       (formerly the National
                                                                                                                                       Association of Securities
                                                                                                                                       Dealers and the New York
                                                                                                                                       Stock Exchange); the National
                                                                                                                                       Futures Association; the
                                                                                                                                       Nassau County District Court
                                                                                                                                       and the Nassau County
                                                                                                                                       Supreme Court Attorney-Client
                                                                                                                                       Fee Dispute program.
                                                                                                                                       I am on the Mediation panel for
                                                                                                                                       Volunteer Lawyers for the

Lewis S. Fischbein, Esq.          N.Y. 1976            Columbia University,        Of Counsel, Coblence & Warner, 1988-1992,
Lewis S. Fischbein, P.C.          E.D.N.Y. 1976        B.A., 1972                  2002-present & partner, 1992-2001; Partner,
950 Third Avenue, 32nd Fl.        S.D.N.Y. 1976                                    Kraver & Parker, 1985-1988 & Senior
New York, NY 10022                D.C. 1980            New York University         Associate 1980-1985;
T: (212) 752-3374                                      School of Law, J.D., 1975
Michael Graff, Esq.             N.Y. 1961          Michigan State University,                                                     2003 Annual Conference
Graff Law Offices
                                FL. 1983           B.S., 1956                                                                     Association for Conflict
161 West 61 Street              S.D.N.Y. 1963                                                                                     Resolution GNY, 5 hours
New York, New York 10023-                          Brooklyn Law School,                                                           consisting of three workshops,
7450.                                              LLM, 1960                                                                      in New York City.; The
T: (917) 902- 7979                                                                                                                Transformative Framework (for
Fax (212) 246-6774                                                                                                                Mediation), Prof. Robert A.
Email:                                                                                                                            Baruch Bush and Sally Ganong                                                                                                        Pope, City Bar of NY ADR
                                                                                                                                  Committee, 2 hours;
                                                                                                                                  Basic Mediation Training,
                                                                                                                                  Prof. Carol Liebman and Dina
                                                                                                                                  Jansenson, City Bar, February
                                                                                                                                  /March, 2007, 32 Hours;
                                                                                                                                  Family and Divorce Mediation,
                                                                                                                                  March 2007, Adam J. Berner,
                                                                                                                                  Esq., N.Y. Center for
                                                                                                                                  Interpersonal Development, 40
                                                                                                                                  Goliath vs. Goliath,
                                                                                                                                  Construction Mediation, ABA
                                                                                                                                  Section of Dispute Resolution,
                                                                                                                                  8 Hours
                                                                                                                                  The Win-Win Solution, U. S.
                                                                                                                                  District Court, Eastern District,
                                                                                                                                  February 2007, 4 Hours
                                                                                                                                  New Ethics Rules for NYC
                                                                                                                                  Admin. Justice System, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                  City Bar, February 2007 2
                                                                                                                                  Ethics in Mediation and
                                                                                                                                  Settlement Negotiations, N.Y.
                                                                                                                                  City Bar, April 2007, 3 Hours.
                                                                                                                                  Court Mediator Training,
                                                                                                                                  Administered by Margaret
                                                                                                                                  Shaw, International Inst. For
                                                                                                                                  Conflict Prevention and
                                                                                                                                  Resolution (CPR) 575
                                                                                                                                  Lexington Ave, June 28-29,
                                                                                                                                  2007 18 Hours

Robert A. Grey                  N.Y. 1986          S.U.N.Y. Binghamton,          Solo practitioner, general practice with         Mediator, US Postal Service
38 stiles Drive                                    B.A. 1982                     emphasis on alternative dispute resolution,      EEO Blue Ribbon Mediator
Melville, NY 11747-1016         Washington D.C.                                  1986-present; Deputy Managing Attorney,          Panel; Mediator, US Postal
T: (516) 503-1588               1989               New York Law School,          New York City Police Department Legal            Service EEO REDRESS I
Email:                       J.D. 1985                     Bureau, 1995-2006.                               Program; Mediator, US District
                                S.D.N.Y. 1989                                                                                     Court, EDNY; Mediator, US
                                E.D.N.Y. 1989                                                                                     Bankruptcy Court, SDNY;
                                U.S. 2000                                                                                         Mediator, US EEOC; Mediator,
                                                                                                                                  Appellate Division, 2nd
                                                                                                                                  Department; Mediator, NYS
                                                                                                                                  Supreme Court, New York
                                                                                                                                  County Commercial Division
                                                                                                                                  ADR Program; Mediator,
                                                                                                                                  Medicare Compalints, Island
                                                                                                                                  Peer Review Organization;
                                                                                                                                  Mediator, CAP-RV Program.

Lester Gulitz, Esq.             N.Y. 1977          Lafayette College, B.S.       Attorney, Professional Engineer                  Arbitrator, American
Welby, Brady & Greenblatt,      S.D.N.Y. 1978      1971                                                                           Arbitration Association
LLP                             E.D.N.Y. 1978                                    Of Counsel, Welby, Brady & Greenblatt LLP,       (AAA),
Attorneys at Law                N.D.N.Y. 1984      University of Cincinnati,     civil trial litgation, concentrating in          commercial/construction-
Westchester Financial Center    2nd Cir. 1981      M.S. 1972                     construction law, 2001-present, private          related matters, 1989-present.
11 Martine Ave. 15th Floor      Fed. Cir. 1982                                   practice, 1991-00, partner/associate Tunstead,   Attended trainings provided by
White Plains, NY 10606          U.S. Ct. of Fed.   Seton Hall University, J.D.   Schechter & Torre, 1980-91, Assistant            AAA.
T: (914) 428-2100               Claims 1980        1977                          Attorney General, New York State Dept. Of
Fax: (914) 428-2172             US. 1985                                         Law, 1977-80, Consulting Engineer,
Email:                                                        Goodkind & O’Dea, Inc., 1972-77.

Gerald M. Hertz, Esq.           N.Y. 1956          City College, B.A. 1954       Individual practice in litigation from January   Participated in mediations on
Gerald M. Hertz & Associates,   E.D.N.Y. 1957                                    2003 to present; Moldover, Strauss & Hauser,     behalf of clients; Arbitrator in
P.C.                            S.D.N.Y. 1957      New York University           1972-2002, doing commercial litigation and       Small Claims Court.
29-27 41st Avenue               2nd Cir. 1968      School of Law, Master of      real estate; partner, Gerald M. Hertz &
Queens Plaza North, Suite 701   U.S. Fed. Claims   Laws, 1956                    Associates, January 1962-1972.
Long Island City, NY 11101      1968
                                U.S. 1961          New York University
                                                   School of Law, 1959
Stephen A. Hochman, Esq.        N.Y. 1960            Cornell University, B.A.     Partner, Friedman, Wittenstein, 1986-89,          Co-presenter, the Mediation
Counsel, Friedman Wittenstein   S.D.N.Y. 1961        Cornell Law School, J.D.,    Counsel, 1989-present. Partner, Kramer,           Workshop sponsored by the
& Hochman                       E.D.N.Y. 1993        1959                         Levin, Naftalis, Nessen, Kamin & Frankel,         Commercial Division (24
101 East 52nd Street            U.S. 1963                                         1968-86. Partner, Kramer, Nessen &                hours), June 1999 and Feb.
New York, NY 10022                                                                Hochman, 1966-68. Associate, Feldman,             2000. ALI-ABA, Program
T: (212) 750-8700 ext. 29                                                         Kramer, Barn & Nessen, 1964-65, Partner,          Chair, Annual Course on ADR,
Fax: (212) 223-8391                                                               1965-66. Associate, Proskauer Rose Goetz &        1993-date. Association of the
Email:                                                       Mendelsohn, 1960-64.                              Bar, Advisory Committee on
                                                                                                                                    Arbitration and ADR, 1992-94,
                                                                                                                                    Arbitration Committee, 1994-
                                                                                                                                    date. ABA Section on Dispute
                                                                                                                                    Resolution, Chair, Arbitration
                                                                                                                                    Committee, 1996, Co-Chair,
                                                                                                                                    Large, Complex Case
                                                                                                                                    Subcommittee, 1994-95. AAA,
                                                                                                                                    Member, panel of Arbitrators,
                                                                                                                                    Securities Arbitration Rules
                                                                                                                                    Task Force, 1992-94,
                                                                                                                                    Commercial Arbitration
                                                                                                                                    Practice Committee, 1991-95,
                                                                                                                                    NASD, Board of Arbitrators
                                                                                                                                    and Panel of Mediators,
                                                                                                                                    Mediator, U.S.D.C., S.D.N.Y.
                                                                                                                                    and E.D.N.Y., U.S. Bankruptcy
                                                                                                                                    Court, S.D.N.Y., Lawyers
                                                                                                                                    Mediation Service, Arbitrator,
                                                                                                                                    NYC Contract Dispute
                                                                                                                                    Resolution Board, Member,
                                                                                                                                    ADR Advisory Group,
                                                                                                                                    Commercial Division, Supreme
                                                                                                                                    Court, N.Y. County, Adjunct
                                                                                                                                    Lecturer on Mediation and
                                                                                                                                    Other ADR Methods, Fordham
                                                                                                                                    Law School, 1993-present.
                                                                                                                                    Mediation Trainer, Completed
                                                                                                                                    mediation training courses
                                                                                                                                    given by the AAA, CPR,
                                                                                                                                    Institute for Dispute
                                                                                                                                    Resoultion, NASD, etc.
                                                                                                                                    Facilitator, Commercial
                                                                                                                                    Division training sessions.

Idelle A. Howitt, Esq.          N.Y. 1983            Boston University, B.A.,     Partner, Idelle A. Howitt & Associates, 1991-     Former arbitrator, NASD
Howitt & Associates             D.C. 1975            1971                         2007; American Appraisal Association,
Two Sutton Place South          P.A. 1974                                         involving mergers & acquisitions, ERISA,
New York, NY 10022              U.S. 1978            Temple University School     trust & estates equities, and securities; 1982-
T: (212) 355-7332                                    of Law, J.D. 1974            1985, Chase Capital Markets, mergers &
Fax: (212) 355-5255                                                               acquisitions; 1980-1981, MBA; 1979-1980,
Email:                              New York University          Pathmark, general corporate law; 1976-1979,
                                                     School of Business, MBA      US Common Civil Rights, Civil rights and
                                                     1981                         EEOC Law; 1975-1976, Federal Reserve
                                                                                  Board, banking law

Andrew Kimler, Esq.             N.Y. 1979            Queens College of the City   Partner, Capell Vishnick LLP 2000-present,        Represented numerous parties
Capell Vishnick LLP             N.J. 1988            of New York, B.A. 1974       specializing in commercial and employment         in commercial mediations in
T: (516) 437-4385               U.S.2005                                          litigation; Associate/Partner, Seidman,           New York County; trained as a
Email:                          S.D.N.Y. 1981        Ohio Northern University     Maiman, Morenstein & Kimler, 1985-2000;           volunteer arbitrator in New      E.D.N.Y. 1986        College of Law, J.D. 1977    Author and Editor of Criminal Practice and        York County.
                                U.S. Dist. NJ 1988                                Evidence treatises, Matthew Bender, 1983-
                                                                                  1985; Associate, Rothblatt, Rothblatt &
                                                                                  Seijas, 1979-1983.

Cynthia T. Lowney, Esq.         N.Y.                 New York University,         Attorney, Research Foundation of CUNY,            Small Claims Arbitrator, New
67 Wall Street- Suite 2200      E.D.N.Y.             B.A.                         2005-2006; Attorney, NYC Department of            York City Civil Court
PMB# 3499                       S.D.N.Y.                                          Education, 200-2003; Attorney, Association
New York, NY 10005-3198         U.S. Tax Court       New York University,         of the Bar of the City of New York, 1997-
T: (212) 859-3499                                    M.A.                         2000; Administrative Law Judge, NYC Taxi
                                                                                  and Limousine Commission, 1998-1999;
                                                     Rutgers University School    Administrative Law Judge, NYS Department
                                                     of Law, J.D.                 of Labor, 1991-1992; Associate, Kaplan,
                                                                                  Oshman, Helfenstein & Matza, 1990;
                                                                                  Administrative Law Judge, NYS Department
                                                                                  of Social Services, 1988-1989; Federal Law
                                                                                  Clerk, U.S. Bankruptcy Court, 1987.
Richard E. Lutringer, Esq.     N.Y.              College of William and      Practice focus on corporate and commercial         Member, NY Supreme Court,
Schiff Hardin LLP              E.D.N.Y.          Mary, A.B., 1964            law, including alternate dispute resolution,       New York County ADR Panel;
900 Third Avenue               S.D.N.Y.                                      mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures,          Mediator, E.D.N.Y., S.D.N.Y.,
New York, NY 10022                               Conrell University, J.D.,   structuring, transferring and dissolution of       and U.S. Bankruptcy Court;
T: (212) 745-0820                                1967                        closely-held businesses, licensing,                JAMS, Drafting the Arbitration
Fax: (212) 753-5044                                                          distribution, secured transactions, and            Clause (2006)
Email:                                           University of Munich,       corporate finance.                                 JAMS, International Mediation                      Civil Studies, 1968-1969                                                       Workshop (2006)
                                                                             For over 25 years, engaged in corporate            ACR/AAA, Advanced
                                                 University of Chicago,      transactional practice involving U.S. and          Commercial Mediation
                                                 M.C.L., 1969                foreign public and private companies and           Institute (14 hours) (2006)
                                                                             entrepreneurs, served as outside general           Harvard Law School Program
                                                                             counsel for European companies doing               on Negotiation, Insight
                                                                             business in the U.S., involved in resolving        Initiative (2006)
                                                                             numerous disputes involving employment,            Representing Clients in
                                                                             business contracts and joint ventures through      Mediation, New York City Bar
                                                                             litigation, arbitration and mediation              Association (2006)
                                                                                                                                Quinnipiac University Law
                                                                                                                                School/University of
                                                                                                                                Connecticut, Mediation Skills
                                                                                                                                Training Certificate (40 hours)
                                                                                                                                N.Y.S. Unified Court System,
                                                                                                                                Advanced Mediation Training
                                                                                                                                (6 hours) (2007)
                                                                                                                                CPR Advanced Mediation
                                                                                                                                Training (16 hours) (2007)
                                                                                                                                Safe Horizons Mediation
                                                                                                                                Program, Apprenticeship
                                                                                                                                Completion Certificate (2007)
                                                                                                                                Mediation Skills Training
                                                                                                                                Institution – Lombard
                                                                                                                                Mennonite Peace Center (36
                                                                                                                                hours) (2007)

Jonathan O. Margolis, Esq.     N.Y. 1991         Columbia University, A.B.   Counsel, Goldberg & Fliegl LLP, 2006-2007,
5 Linda Road                   S.D.N.Y. 2007     1986                        provided securities law counsel on Sarbanes-
Port Washington, NY 11050                                                    Oxley Act; Partner, Margolis & Flanary LLP,
T: (646) 808-4076                                New York University         1996-2007; Associate Attorney, Parker
Fax: (646) 514-5396                              School of Law, J.D. 1991    Chapin Flattau & Klimpl LLP, 1995;
Email:                                                                       Associate Attorney, Reid & Priest LLP, 1990-                                                      1994

Peter Mastaglio, Esq.          N.Y. 1964         Manhattan College, B.A.     Partner, Cullen and Dykman LLP, 1977-
Cullen and Dykman LLP          Mass. 1990        1963                        present, Associate from 1969-1977; Staff
100 Quentin Roosevelt Blvd.    E.D.N.Y. 1971                                 Judge Advocate as Captain in the Marine
Garden City, NY 11530          S.D.N.Y. 1971     New York University         Corp from 1966-1969; specialized in the field
T: (516) 357-3751              N.D.N.Y. 1992     School of Law, J.D. 1966    of commercial litigation and head of firm’s
Fax: (516) 296-9155            2nd Cir. 1975                                 commercial litigation section.
Email:                         U.S. 1977
pmastaglio@cullenanddykman.c   U.S. Tax Court
om                             1994

Jonathan Mazer, Esq.           N.Y. 1994         S.U.N.Y. Binghamton,        Partner, Fox Horan & Camerinin LLP,
Fox Horan & Camerini LLP       N.J. 1995         B.A. 1990                   January 2005-present, Associate 2002-2004,
825 Third Avenue, 12th Floor   U.S. Dist. N.J.                               Associate at Baden Kramer Huggman &
New York, NY 10022             1995              New York University         Broksky, P.C., 1994-2002, practice in
T: (212) 480-4800              E.D.N.Y. 1995     Graduate School of Arts     commercial litigation, complex commercial
Email:       S.D.N.Y. 1995     and Sciences, M.A. 1992     disputes for domestic and international clients.
                               2nd Cir. 2006
                               4th Cir. 2004     New York University
                               U.S. 2006         School of Law, J.D. 1994

Barbara A. Mentz, Esq.         N.Y. 1974         University of Kansas,       Associate General Counsel and Principal,           Mediation and advocacy
T: 212-595-9127                N.J. 1985         B.A. 1965                   Deloitte & Touche USA LLP, February 1988-          training through the New York
Email:          S.D.N.Y. 1974                                 June 2007; General Attorney, CBS, Inc., July       State Bar Association;
                               E.D.N.Y. 1974     University of Notre Dame,   1986-January 1988; Partner, Hall, McNichol,        represented clients in numerous
                               D.N.J. 1986       J.D. 1973                   Hamilton and Clark, October 1979-June 1986;        mediations; previously served
                               2nd Cir. 1974                                 Senior Associate, Forsyth, Decker, Murray &        as an arbitrator and completed
                               3rd Cir. 1983                                 Hubbard; Associate, Sullivan & Cromwell,           a two day arbitration course
                               U.S. 1977                                     August 1973-August 1977; practice include          through the Chartered Institute
                                                                             commercial litigation, SEC and regulatory          of Arbitrators.
                                                                             litigation, securities law, and antitrust
Charles J. Moxley, Jr., Esq.     N.Y. 1969        Fordham College, B.A.        Private practice, Counsel Kaplan Fox &             Arbitrator, American
Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer LLP      E.D.N.Y.         1965                         Kilsheimer LLP, 1994-present, specializing in      Arbitration Association, 1977-
850 Third Avenue, 14th Floor     S.D.N.Y.                                      commercial, securities and corporate               present; author “Selecting the
New York, NY 10022               2nd Cir.         Fordham University,          litigation, including cases involving issues as    Ideal Arbitrator”, Dispute
T: (212) 687-1980                7th Cir.         Russian Area Studies,        to alleged accountants’ and officers’ and          Resolution Journal 24 (Aug.-
Fax: (212) 687-7714              U.S.             M.A. 1966                    directors’ liability, and cases involving failed   Oct. 2005), author of book and
Email:                                                   investments and business break-ups; Member,        numerous articles in the
                                                  Columbia University          Jones Hirsch Connors & Bull, 1987-94 (same         international law area;
                                                  School of Law, J.D. 1969     general areas of specialization), Member,          participated as counsel in
                                                                               Schwartz Klink & Schreiber, P.C., 1979-87          mediation.
                                                                               (same general areas of specialization);
                                                                               Associate, Davis Polk & Wardwell, 1970-79
                                                                               (same general areas of specialization), Law
                                                                               Clerk to the Hon. Thomas F. Croake, U.S.
                                                                               District Judge for the Southern District of
                                                                               New York, 1969-70; Adjunct Professor of
                                                                               Law, Fordham University School of Law,
                                                                               2003-present, teaching a course in
                                                                               International Law; Law Professor, St. John’s
                                                                               University School of Law, 1991-92, 1994-98,
                                                                               teaching courses in Civil Procedure,
                                                                               Evidence, New York Practice, and
                                                                               Professional Responsibility; Adjunct
                                                                               Professor of Law, New York Law School,
                                                                               1986-91, teaching courses in Professional
                                                                               Responsibility and Law & Literature.

Robert W. Piken, Esq.            N.Y. 1972        Boston University, College   Clerk of the Appellate Division, Departmental      Panelist, American Arbitration
Piken & Piken                    U.S. 1984        of Business                  Committees for Court Administration, 9171-         Association, serving as an
630 Third Avenue, 7th Floor      2nd Cir. 1983    Administrations, B.S. 1968   1972; partner, Piken & Robbins (later Piken &      arbitrator and mediator.
New York, NY 10017               S.D.N.Y. 1974                                 Piken), 1972-1983; Partner, Robert W. Piken,
T: (212) 682-5522                E.D.N.Y. 1974    Boston University School     d/b/a Piken & Piken, 1984-present,
Fax: (212) 682-5542              U.S. Tax Court   of Law, J.D. 1971            specializing in corporate and commercial
Email:     2000                                          litigation, real estate transactions, esetate
                                                                               planning, matrimonial law, personal injury,
                                                                               insurance law, debtors and creditors, New
                                                                               York City taxi cab industry.

Honorable Herbert Posner         N.Y.             Brooklyn Law School,         Justice of the New York State Supreme Court,
2907 Mott Ave.                                    1954                         January 1982-December 2001; Judge of the
Brooklyn, NY                                                                   New York City Civil Court, 1976-1981
T: (718) 471-7225

Judith B. Prowda, Esq.           N.Y.             Sarah Lawrence College,      Attorney-Consultant, 2000-present; Of              Member, American Arbitration
15 West 75th Street              CT.              B.A.                         Counsel/Associate, Allegaert Berger & Vogel        Association, Commercial
New York, NY 10023               FL.                                           LLP, 1998-1999; Law Clerk to the Honorable         Panel; Neutral, New York
T: (212) 496-8658                D.C.             John Hopkins University,     Marilyn Go, E.D.N.Y., 1997-1998;                   County Commercial Division
Email:      Mass.            M.A.                         Consultant, World Intellectual Property            ADR Program.
                                                                               Organization (WIPO), 1997;Contract
                                                  Middlebury College, M.A.     Attorney, Lieberman & Nowak, 1994-1995;
                                                                               Associate, Bachner, Tally, Polevoy & Misher,
                                                  Fordham University           1988-1989; Associate, Wien, Malkin &
                                                  School of Law, J.D. 1985     Bettex, 1985-1988.

                                                  New York University
                                                  School of Law, LL.M.

David J. Reilly, Esq.
Law Offices of David J. Reilly
1170 Fifth Avenue, Suite 15D
New York, NY 10029
T: (212) 996-3233

Sara M. Richmond, Esq.           N.Y. 1990        Johns Hopkins University,    Private practice, concentrating in arbitration     Attended 20 hour mediation
49 Overlook Circle               S.D.N.Y.         B.A. 1985                    and mediation, 1993-present. Associate             training sponsored by
New Rochelle, NY 10804           E.D.N.Y.                                      attorney, Schindel, Cooper & Farman, 1992-         JAMS/Endispute. Attended
T: (914) 632-3399                                 Benjamin N. Cardozo          93. Associate attorney, Prsokauer Rose Goetz       arbitration training sponsored
Fax: (914) 632-5055                               School of Law, J.D., 1989    & Mendelsohn, 1989-91. Summer Associate,           by the Better Business Bureau,
Email:                                                        Summit, Rovins and Fedlesman, 1988.                and serves as an arbitrator for
                                                                               Paralegal, The Office of the Attorney General      the program.
                                                                               of the State of New York, 1985-86.
                                                                                                                                  Arbitrator, Small Claims Court
                                                                                                                                  of the NYC Civil Court.
Oliver Rosengart, Esq.                         City College of New York,   Part time private practice as an arbitrator and
60 Pineapple Street                            B.S. 1964                   mediator, 2006-present; Assistant Attorney
Brooklyn, NY 11201                                                         General, New York State Department of Law,
T: (718) 643-1169                              New York University         1981-2006; Patent attorney, 1980-1981;
Fax: (718) 643-1169                            School of Law, J.D., 1967   Psychotherapist, 1973-1980; Assistant
Email:                                                 Professor, New York University School of
                                               Union Graduate School,      Law, 1970-1980; Staff Attorney, MFY Legal
                                               PhD, 1976                   Services, 1967-1970; Associate in small law
                                                                           firm, 1967.

Simi J. Shasha, Esq.               N.Y.        Touro College, B.A. 2000    Associate Attorney, Boris Kogan &
1424 Avenue I                                                              Associates, 2006-present; Legal Assistant,
Brooklyn, NY 11230                             Brooklyn Law School, J.D.   South Brooklyn Legal Services, 2006
T: (718) 974-4407                              2005

Nancy Sparrow, CSW, JD
Mediation Interface
PO Box 250664
New York, NY 10025-1528
T: (917) 971-4500

Sanford Strenger, Esq.
Salamon, Gruber, Blaymore &
Strenger, P.C.
97 Powerhouse Road
Roslyn Heights, NY 11577
T: (516) 625-1700
Fax: (516) 625-1795

William C. Struyk, Esq.                        University of Nebraska      Semi-retired, Arbitrator and Mediator for         Arbitrator for NASD since
Brookhaven, NY                                                             NASD and NYSE; 1997-2001 Senior Vice              1996, involving securities
T: (631) 286-6129                              Washington University       President, International Regulatory               industry public complaints
Email:                    School of Law, J.D.         Compliance, Charles Schwab; 1994-1997             against broker-dealers and
                                                                           General Counsel, Bancomer Securities              employment disputes in broker-
                                               The London School of        International Inc.; 1981-1994 Associate           dealers; Mediator for many
                                               Economics, LL.M.            General Counsel, Paine Webber Inc.; 1972-         small and large commercial
                                                                           1981, Cravath, Swaine & Moore                     actions; 138 hours of mediation
                                                                                                                             training between 2004-2006

Robert S. Thaler, Esq., M.A.       N.Y.        Hobart College, B.A.,       Assistant Clinical Professor of Law (Visiting)    Board Member, NYS Dispute
Hofstra University School of       E.D.N.Y.    1986                        and Attorney-in-Charge, Mediation Clinic,         Resolution Association, Class
Law                                S.D.N.Y.                                Hofstra University School of Law, 2006-           of 2010; Panel Mediator, NYC
108 Hofstra University                         Brooklyn Law School,        present; Director of Mediation Services,          Family Court Mediation
Hempstead, NY 11549                            J.D., 1989                  Community Mediation Services, Inc., 2003-         Program, 2007-present;
T: (516) 463-6314                                                          2006; General Counsel, Executive Solutions,       Member, ADR Committee,
Email:               Columbia University,        Inc., 2002-2003; Law Office of Robert S.          Association of the Bar of the
                                               M.A., 2001                  Thaler, 1993-2003; Assistant District             City of New York, Class of
                                                                           Attorney, Office of the Special Narcotics         2009; Mediator, NY Supreme
                                                                           Prosecutor of the City of New York, 1992-         Court, New York County
                                                                           1993; Assistant District Attorney, Kings          Commercial Mediation Panel;
                                                                           County District Attorney’s Office, 1989-1993.     Volunteer Mediator,
                                                                                                                             Community Mediation
                                                                                                                             Services, Inc., 2006-present.

Aldo A. Trabucci, Esq.             N.Y. 1962   St. John’s University,      Partner, Charnin, Weisman & Trabucchi, May
400 Post Avenue - Suite 201        SDNY 1976   B.B.A. 1957                 1971-present; Associate, Charnin & Weisman,
Westbury, NY 11590                 EDNY 1976                               September 1968-May 1971; self-employed
T: 516-478-5500                                St. John’s University       private practice January 1963-September
Fax: 516-334-4954                              School of Law, LLB 1961     1968.
                                               St. John’s University
                                               School of Law, J.D. 1968

Irene C. Warshauer, Esq.
1350 Broadway - Suite 1400
New York, NY 10018
T: (212) 695-1004
Fax: (212) 268-3110
Michael G. Wolfson, Esq.      IL. 1964        Mass. Inst. of Technology,    Senior Counsel, Sidley Austin LLP (and           Completed basic mediation
Sidley Austin Brown & Wood    N.Y. 1969       1956-58                       predecessor firms), 2003-present. Partner,       training at both Harvard Law
LLP                                                                         Sidley Austin LLP (and predecessor firms),       School (40 hours) and The
787 Seventh Avenue                            University of Chicago-        1974-2003. Specializing in corporate and         Association of the Bar of the
New York, NY 10019                            The College, 1958-60,         securities law, with an emphasis on securities   City of New York (36 hours).
T: (212) 839-5321                             B.A. 1961                     law, with an emphasis on securities,             Continuing advanced
Fax: (212) 839-5599                                                         financing, mergers and acquisitions, and         mediation training with the
Email:                    University of Chicago-        complex multi-party business transactions        Center for Mediation in Law.
                                              Graduate Dept. of Political   (both domestic and transnational), Associate,
                                              Science, 1960-61              Cravath Swaine & Moore, 1965-71.                 Member, Mediation Roster,
                                                                            Associate, Brown, Wood, Fuller, Caldwell &       New York County Comm.
                                              University of Chicago-        Ivey, 1971-73.                                   Div., E.D.N.Y. & S.D.N.Y.
                                              The Law School, J.D.,

                                              The University of
                                              Chicago- The Law School
                                              (The Graduate Program),

David C. Wrobel               N.Y. 1983       Cornell University, A.B.      Private practice for almost 25 years as a
Wrobel & Schatz LLP           E.D.N.Y. 1984   1980                          commercial litigator; Associate with Boyle,
1040 Avenue of the Americas   S.D.N.Y. 1984                                 Vogeler & Haimes, 1983-1988, and partner in
11th Floor                                    Boston University School      1988. In 1995 the firm merged with
New York, NY 10018                            of Law, J.D. 1983             Sutherland Asbill & Brennan, at which he was
T: (212) 421-8100                                                           a partner; in 1996 he began a solo practice.
Fax: (212) 421-8170

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