January 09, 2017
MIAMI – JAMS, the largest private provider of mediation and arbitration services worldwide, today announced the addition of Patricia H. Thompson, Esq. to its panel. Ms. Thompson will be based in the JAMS Miami Resolution Center and will serve as a mediator, arbitrator and special master in a variety of disputes including Appellate, Banking, Business/Commercial, Engineering and Construction, Employment and Financial Matters.
Ms. Thompson joins JAMS after a successful career as an arbitrator and trial lawyer, concentrating her practice in construction, employment, surety, fidelity and other complex commercial disputes in state and federal courts. In arbitrations, she’s well-known for meeting the parties’ pre-dispute expectations of efficiency and cost reductions. In mediation, she balances facilitation, evaluation and perseverance to direct the best avenue of resolution for all parties involved.
“Patricia’s ability to get to the heart of the matter and quickly break down complex issues makes her an excellent addition to our panel,” said Chris Poole, JAMS president and CEO. “She’s well-known for her intelligence and persistence and we’re thrilled to have her join us.”
“I enjoy the challenge of bringing parties together and resolving their important disputes,” said Ms. Thompson. “I look forward to growing my ADR practice and working alongside the talented panelists in Miami.”
Ms. Thompson received her B.A. magna cum laude from St. Olaf University and her J.D. from Vanderbilt University Law School.
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 350 exclusive neutrals are responsible for resolving thousands of the world’s important cases. JAMS may be reached at 800-352-5267.