January 22, 2014
New York – JAMS, the largest private provider of mediation and arbitration services worldwide, today announced the addition of Lorraine M. Brennan, Esq. to its panel. Ms. Brennan will be based in the JAMS New York Resolution Center. The former Managing Director of JAMS International, Ms. Brennan, will serve as a neutral in a variety of disputes within multiple practice areas including bankruptcy, business and commercial litigation, employment, intellectual property and international arbitration.
An accomplished dispute resolution professional, Ms. Brennan brings more than 15 years of experience in leadership roles at several of the world’s most prominent dispute resolution organizations, including the ICC International Court of Arbitration, The International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Dispute Resolution and JAMS International. She is prominently recognized and respected for her broad range of professional experience involving complex commercial litigation, domestic and international arbitration and mediation, as well as her service as a distinguished global member of law school faculties from the United States to China. She served as Senior Law Clerk for the Honorable Irving Ben Cooper in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, and is one of only eight members appointed by the U.S. State Department to the NAFTA 2022 Advisory Committee on Private Commercial Disputes.
“We are thrilled to have Lorraine remain part of the JAMS family, and welcome her in her new role as a neutral,” said Chris Poole, JAMS president and CEO. “Her arbitration and mediation experience on a national and international level, coupled with her tremendous leadership and academic contributions make her a first-rate addition to our panel of neutrals.”
“I believe my long history in dispute resolution on a national and international level, as well as my prior experience working with JAMS International will provide a sound platform from which to provide neutral services as a mediator and arbitrator.” said Brennan. “I very much look forward to continuing my tenure with JAMS by joining their esteemed panel of neutrals.”
Ms. Brennan received her B.A. in French literature from Cornell University and her J.D. from Suffolk University Law School as well as a Masters in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy and a Diplome d’Etudes Superieures from the Institut de Hautes Etudes in Geneva, Switzerland.
About JAMS, The Resolution Experts
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 nearly 300 exclusive neutrals are responsible for resolving thousands of the world’s important cases. JAMS may be reached at 800-352-5267 or by visiting www.jamsadr.com.