NEW YORK – JAMS, the largest private provider of mediation and arbitration services worldwide, today announced the addition of Caroline Antonacci, Esq. to its panel. Ms. Antonacci will be based in the JAMS New York Resolution Center and serve as a mediator, arbitrator and special master in a variety of disputes including in Antitrust, Business/Commercial, Civil Rights, Construction, Construction Defect, Employment, Entertainment and Sports, Environmental, Estate/Probate/Trusts, Family Law, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Personal Injury/Torts, Professional Liability and Real Property.
Prior to joining JAMS, Ms. Antonacci served as the director and special master of the Appellate Division, First Department’s Special Masters Program for the New York State Supreme Court. She settled 3,000 complex, monetarily significant and high profile cases in a variety of subject areas. In addition to Ms. Antonacci’s extensive mediation experience, she is also a former appellate attorney and litigator. She has served on the United States District Court-Southern District of New York mediation panel since 1999.
“Caroline is known for her intellect and practical nature and parties appreciate her thoughtful, balanced and thorough mediation process,” said Chris Poole, JAMS president and CEO. “We are very excited to have her join our panel.”
“My background managing and resolving numerous complex cases has given me invaluable experience that I can bring to my new role at JAMS,” said Ms. Antonacci. “I look forward to working alongside some of my former colleagues and joining the talented panel in New York.”
Ms. Antonacci received her B.A. from the College of William and Mary and earned her J.D. from Temple University School of Law. She has also trained and supervised a revolving roster of 35 to 40 Special Masters and taught mediation in the New York area bar associations and law schools.
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.