Sponsored by: JAMS, CCA and the American Arbitration Association
March 24, 2014 | 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Spotlight on JAMS Speaker: Wayne Thorpe, Esq.
Topic: Managing a Successful Arbitration
Wayne Thorpe, Esq. (Mediator and Arbitrator, JAMS) and his colleagues from the College of Commercial Arbitrators (CCA) as they discuss commercial arbitration techniques. Regardless of experience, outside counsel, corporate counsel and arbitrators will learn to handle the arbitration process including case filing, jurisdiction, preliminary conference, discovery, motions, hearing and award. This program will also include an informative segment on ethics and a report on the CCA’s protocols, which are designed to make arbitration more expeditious and cost effective. This program is sponsored by JAMS, CCA and the American Arbitration Association.
Mr. Thorpe will be joined by fellow panelists, including John Byrne, Esq. (Secretary/Treasurer of the CCA and Chair of the CCA’s Educational Programs), Tyrone Holt, Esq. (Managing Principal, The Holt Group LLC and President, CCA), Herbert “Hal” Gray III, Esq. (Partner, Ragsdale, Beals, Seigler, Patterson and Gray LLP), Eugene Farber, Esq. (Partner, Farber Pappalardo & Carbonari and Past President, CCA) and John Sherrill, Esq. (Senior Partner, Seyfarth Shaw LLP).
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