New York – JAMS, the largest private provider of mediation and arbitration services worldwide, today announced the addition of Paul Tweed. Mr. Tweed will be based in the JAMS New York and Los Angeles Resolution Centers and serve as an arbitrator, mediator and special master in a variety of disputes including Business/Commercial, Entertainment & Sports, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Personal Injury/Torts and Professional Liability.
Mr. Tweed heads up JAMS Ireland, which recently opened in April 2014 and has been a member of the JAMS International panel since 2011. He also oversees the Media and Dispute Resolution departments at Johnsons Solicitors. He practices in the jurisdictions of England and Wales, Northern Ireland, and the Republic of Ireland and is also registered as a Foreign Legal Consultant by the California State Bar.
“Mr. Tweed has been with our organization in Europe for a few years and has established his reputation as one of the most sought after and skilled neutrals in the world,” said Chris Poole, JAMS president and CEO. “We’re thrilled to have him join our panel here in the states.”
“I believe that ADR offers parties better outcomes than litigation,” said Mr. Tweed. “I enjoy working with the parties to create an environment that allows them to build trust, find a solution and move forward.”
Mr. Tweed earned his LLB, with Honors, from Queen’s University Belfast.
Founded in 1979, JAMS is the largest private provider of mediation and arbitration services worldwide. With Resolution Centers nationwide and abroad, JAMS and its nearly 300 exclusive neutrals are responsible for resolving thousands of the world’s important cases. JAMS may be reached at 800-352-5267.