Richard Sankovitz Selected to 2023 Best Lawyers

Resolute congratulates Milwaukee/Chicago based mediator Judge Richard J. Sankovitz, ret. on being selected by his peers for the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® in the mediator category.  Best Lawyers® is the oldest and most respected peer-review publication in the legal profession.

Starting in 2019, Judge Sankovitz has presided over more than 350 mediations and dozens of arbitration, special master and umpire proceedings. The settlements he has brokered total more than $60 million in the aggregate.

Judge Sankovitz presided for 22 years as a circuit court judge. He won the respect of lawyers and litigants for his impartiality, his thorough preparation, his mastery of both law and procedure, his insightful understanding of the legal and factual issues in dispute and his emphasis on moving cases efficiently to the point where they could be resolved fairly. He takes pride in innovating and problem-solving.

To schedule mediation with Judge Sankovitz, please call (414) 276-4774 or go to

About Best Lawyers
Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. For the 2023 edition of The Best Lawyers in America®, more than 12.2 million votes were analyzed.  Only lawyers who were previously recognized by Best Lawyers were invited to review their constituents for the 2023 recognitions. Lawyers are not required or allowed to pay a fee to be listed; therefore, recognition by Best Lawyers is considered a singular honor.

About Resolute
Established in 1988 with offices throughout the country, Resolute has a national panel of 2,800 neutrals and administers over 12,000 cases each year nationally. Resolute was voted the #1 ADR Provider and Top Online ADR Resource in the nation in the National Law Journal for five consecutive years (2019-2023), and also Corporate Counsel’s Annual Best of Survey (2020-2021). For the past thirteen consecutive years Resolute has been voted a “Top Overall ADR Provider” in the New York Law Journal. Resolute has also 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).

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