“Matthew is a talented legal reporter with a unique ADR background,” said Lorraine M. Brennan, JAMS International managing director. “His knowledge of the European legal market makes him an incredible asset and we’re very pleased to have him join our team in London.”
"It's an exciting time in international ADR and I’m looking forward to joining JAMS International as we expand our European presence,” said Mr. Rushton.
Mr. Rushton is the founder of Empirical Publishing, an online legal publisher with specific expertise in the field of alternative dispute resolution. Publications include The Mediator Magazine, Mediator Directory and DisputesLoop.com. A former legal journalist, he has observed and commentated on developments in ADR since 1998 when he served as litigation editor at Legal Business Magazine. He has also been a freelance journalist and wrote Writ Large, a biography of U.S. lawyer, the late David Shapiro.
About JAMS International
JAMS, the premier mediation and arbitration provider in the United States, and ADR Center in Italy created JAMS International in 2009 to provide mediation and arbitration of cross-border disputes worldwide. JAMS International is headquartered in London, with additional hearing locations in Amsterdam, Brussels, New York and Rome.