About the course
Contractual or disciplinary disputes that can not be resolved by the parties are ultimately tried and resolved in arbitration. Led by experienced arbitrators and adovcates, this workshop teaches how to advocate at arbitration for those preparing, presenting or assiting in the case.
- How to select an arbitrator and assess the strength of your case
- Evidence and testimony necessary to win an arbitration
- How to frame an issue for arbitration and develop the theory of your case
- Key points in preparing and presenting an opening statement
- Identifying and preparing witnesses
- Understanding important evidentiary concepts
- Oral closing arguments and written briefs
This two-day workshop includes a mock arbitration exercise before an experienced arbitrator.
Ellen Gallin Procida has been teaching the art of arbitration advocacy for nearly 20 years. During her career as a NYC public school teacher, she first developed the skills necessary for effective advocacy by representing UFT members as the school based union representative in her school. Ellen w...
Don Savelson is an optional service partner in the Labor & Employment Law Department. Don handles a wide variety of labor and employment matters including WARN, NLRA wage/hour, unemployment, ADA, FMLA, workers compensation, and occupational safety and health matters. He has represented clien...
Because of COVID-19, many providers are cancelling or postponing in-person programs or providing online participation options.
We are happy to help you find a suitable online alternative.