Resolute is pleased to announce that Michael Starr has joined Resolute as a full-time mediator and arbitrator throughout the New York City, Nassau County and the New York Metro area. Michael has over 30-year’s experience in complex civil litigation, concentrating on employment and labor-related lawsuits, but extending as well to a full range of commercial matters.
A fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, Mr. Starr has served as a court-appointed mediator or early neutral evaluator for 25 years for federal and state courts in New York City. He is well respected professionally by both sides of the bar and is known for his effectiveness in helping the parties achieve a resolution of their disputes. He was selected by Chambers for labor and employment and voted into The Best Lawyers in America, Labor Law – Management, Litigation – Labor and Employment, 2008 to date; Employment Law – Management, 2016 to date. In addition, he was selected as a New York Super Lawyers from 2006 to date. He has written and presented on mediation, including a course sponsored by the Practicing Law Institute on “Mediation Advocacy: Strategies for Effective & Ethical Lawyering,”
Established in 1988, Resolute is one of the nations largest dispute resolution firms with over 2,800 mediators and arbitrators in all 50 states, Canada, and Puerto Rico. In 2019 Resolute was ranked the #1 ADR Provider and Online ADR Resource in the National Law Journal’s Annual Reader Rankings Survey. In addition, Resolute has been voted a “Best Overall ADR Provider” for nine consecutive years by the New York Law Journal and voted a “Best ADR Provider” and a “Best Online ADR Resource” in the nation for Corporate Counsel’s 2019 Annual Best of Survey. Resolute has also previously been named “ADR Provider of the Year” by the American College of Civil Trial Mediators and ranked the 66th fastest-growing company by Inc. magazine (13th Annual Edition).
Mr. Starr is available to mediate and arbitrate commercial and employment cases in New York City, Nassau County and throughout the New York Metro area. For more information, please call 212.967.6799 or email us at [email protected]