September 27, 2013
Seattle – JAMS, the largest private provider of mediation and arbitration services worldwide, is proud to announce that Hon. Sharon Armstrong (Ret.) was honored at the Washington State Bar Association’s Annual Awards dinner on September 26.
Judge Armstrong received the “Outstanding Judge Award,” which is presented for outstanding service to the bench and for special contribution to the legal profession at any level of the court.
“We congratulate Judge Armstrong on this well-deserved award,” said Chris Poole, JAMS president and CEO. “It’s wonderful the WSBA has chosen to acknowledge her impressive career and dedication to the Washington legal community.”
Judge Armstrong joined JAMS in May after nearly 30 years as a judge on the King County Superior Court, where she tried a wide range of cases and was well-known for handling complex disputes. Her experience includes business cases, class actions, employment, environmental, insurance, securities and financial markets cases.
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Founded in 1979, JAMS, The Resolution Experts is the largest private provider of mediation and arbitration services worldwide. With Resolution Centers nationwide and abroad, JAMS and its more than 300 exclusive neutrals are responsible for resolving thousands of the world’s important cases. JAMS may be reached at 800-352-5267.