Hon. Carol E. Heckman (Ret.) Speaks During College of Commercial Arbitrators’ Webinar on Mass Arbitrations
January 18, 2022 | Press Releases
BUFFALO, N.Y. – Hon. Carol E. Heckman (Ret.), Lippes Mathias litigation partner, joined a College of Commercial Arbitrators webinar for a panel discussion titled “The Floodgates Open: Managing Mass Arbitrations in the Wake of Epic Systems and Lamps Plus.” The panel moderator is Dana Welch. In addition to Carol, Skip Netzorg, Abigail Pessen, and John Townsend will join the webinar as co-panelists.
With more than 40 years of experience as a trial lawyer and judge, Judge Heckman has an active practice as an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association and conducts arbitrations in most major metropolitan areas with a particular concentration in New York City. Judge Heckman was recently selected as a Fellow to the College of Commercial Arbitrators, an exclusive group of commercial arbitrators representing the best in the United States. In addition to arbitrations and mediations, Judge Heckman also engages in litigation counseling and trial work for American Indian tribes and a group of business clients, providing representation in government investigations, complex commercial matters, taxation, and gaming. She has tried numerous cases as a lawyer, a judge, and an arbitrator in a broad range of disputes.
About the College of Commercial Arbitrators
The College of Commercial Arbitrators (CCA), established in 2001, celebrates and advocates excellence in the field of commercial arbitration– in the US and internationally. As the world’s most prestigious alternative dispute resolution professional organization, CCA both defines and promotes the highest standards of arbitrator ethics, standards of conduct, and best practices in alternative dispute resolution.
About Lippes Mathias LLP
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