EXPERIENCED ATTORNEY – CONFLICT RESOLVER
Mr. Certilman draws on more than thirty-five years of experience in legal problem-solving across a wide range of commercial businesses and legal subject areas to provide insightful and practical counsel. He has extensive experience in contract drafting, review and negotiation and advising on corporate and commercial legal issues with particular expertise in the areas of information technology and business process outsourcing, Internet, e-commerce and Internet law, software development and licensing. The firm’s commitment to dispute avoidance and alternative dispute resolution stands as a foundation for all of its work.
Since 1988, Mr. Certilman has balanced his practice as an attorney with service as chairman, panelist or sole arbitrator in more than two hundred fifty domestic and international commercial disputes and as mediator in more than fifty disputes. Mr. Certilman has authored numerous publications in the field of ADR and is a frequent speaker and trainer in the ADR field. He also holds an appointment as Adjunct Professor of Law at Fordham University School of Law teaching International Arbitration. He is a fellow of the distinguished College of Commercial Arbitrators as well as a Fellow of the London-based Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, having been designated a Chartered Arbitrator, its highest professional accreditation. Mr. Certilman is a member of major arbitration panels in the United States and worldwide.