Tim Houpt, the leader of our Arbitration and Mediation group, has served as a mediator or an arbitrator in more than one hundred different disputes. He has mediated and helped settle scores of personal injury cases and is regularly sought out to serve as a mediator in business and commercial disputes, including intellectual property conflicts. He has also arbitrated many cases in the automobile accident, medical malpractice and employment areas.
Mike O’Brien, our Litigation Department chair and long-time Labor and Employment practice group leader, also mediates and arbitrates disputes in this field. Craig Mariger, who heads our construction practice, serves as an arbitrator in construction cases as well.