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Kimberly Taylor JAMSADR

Kimberly Taylor, Esq., Recognized in Corporate Counsel Business Journal’s 2023 50 Women to Watch

Ms. Taylor featured for her decades of leadership at JAMS, commitment to advancing ADR industry

General Announcements

Irvine, Calif. – JAMS, the largest private provider of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services worldwide, is pleased to congratulate Kimberly Taylor, Esq., JAMS president, for her recognition as one of the Corporate Counsel Business Journal’s 2023 50 Women to Watch.

The inaugural list honors women for their work as leaders and changemakers in their respective industries. Ms. Taylor was recognized by the Corporate Counsel Business Journal for her work overseeing JAMS’ overall operations and business functions, including panel relations, marketing and practice development, Resolution Center operations and human resources.

Kim has served as a valued member of JAMS for over two decades. Throughout her time with JAMS, she has worn many hats and has provided incredible guidance, strategic leadership and thoughtfulness, which have helped drive business operations both domestically and abroad. She is a trusted leader who has made an indelible impact on our neutrals, associates and clients, and we congratulate her for this well-deserved recognition.

- Chris Poole, JAMS CEO

Ms. Taylor was recently profiled by the Corporate Counsel Business Journal following her recognition as one of the 50 Women to Watch. In this profile, Ms. Taylor reflects on her road to becoming a lawyer, the advice that has helped shape her career, where she sees the legal industry headed and the activities that help keep her busy outside of work.

Ms. Taylor has been a key contributor to JAMS since she joined the organization in 1999. Prior to assuming the role of president, she served as senior vice president and chief legal and operating officer, where she oversaw the company’s day-to-day operating activities in the U.S. and abroad. In addition, she worked with the general counsel to manage the overall risk of the company, advising management and the board with respect to transactions and negotiations.

The full list of the Corporate Counsel Business Journal’s 2023 50 Women to Watch can be viewed here.

About JAMS – Local Solutions. Global Reach.

Founded in 1979, JAMS is the largest private provider of alternative dispute resolution services worldwide. JAMS successfully resolves and manages business and legal disputes by providing efficient, cost-effective and impartial ways to overcome barriers at any stage of conflict. JAMS offers customized in-person, virtual and hybrid resolution services locally and globally through a combination of industry-specific experience, first-class client service, the latest technology and highly trained mediators and arbitrators.

With a roster of over 400 neutrals and 29 locations, JAMS resolves thousands of the world’s important cases every year. JAMS neutrals are adept at managing the resolution process whether they are conducting in-person, virtual or hybrid hearings.

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Kristine Snyder

JAMS Director, Public Relations & Content 

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