Alternative dispute resolution has become a widely used tool in commercial disputes. Our Mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution practice group offers professional mediation and arbitration services for complex commercial matters to meet this demand. Attorneys Jonathan D. Deily and Joann Sternheimer offer extensive experience not only as litigators but also as mediation advocates, arbitrators and professional mediators.
Jonathan D. Deily has been an approved mediator since 1998 for the United States District Court for the Northern District of New York. He has served as a Sole Arbitrator for the Albany City Court Mandatory Arbitration Program on a continuing basis since 2001. Joann Sternheimer has been an approved mediator since 2011 after completing the American Bankruptcy Institute’s Mediation Training Program.
Deily is a member of the American Bankruptcy Institute’s Section of Dispute Resolution and Advocacy and the American Bar Association Alternate Dispute Resolution Committee. Sternheimer is a member of the United States Bankruptcy Court of the Northern District of New York mediation panel. Our team’s extensive knowledge and experience enables us to provide professional mediation and arbitration services for complex commercial matters including:
- Bankruptcy adversary proceedings, contested matters and out of court work-outs
- Commercial disputes for matters pre-litigation and matters presently in litigation
- Multi-jurisdictional commercial matters