Yes, You Can! Pathways to a Career in Conflict Prevention & Resolution

When:
May 6, 2021 @ 12:00 pm
2021-05-06T12:00:00-04:00
2021-05-06T12:15:00-04:00
Cost:
Free

CPR's Young Leaders in Alternative Dispute Resolution (Y-ADR), the Metropolitan Black Bar Association’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, and our co-sponsors are pleased to present:

Yes, You Can! Pathways to a Career in Conflict Prevention & Resolution

What kinds of careers are out there for someone who wants to work in the conflict prevention and resolution field? How long do you really have to wait to become a neutral? What do you do if you don’t land your dream job right away?

Join CPR’s Y-ADR and the Metropolitan Black Bar Association’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Section on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 12:00pm ET for a roundtable discussion featuring an all-star panel of conflict prevention and resolution professionals who will share their personal – and varied - pathways to getting to where they are today.  Through this program, you will get a glimpse into the many roads and timelines out there to finding a fulfilling a career in conflict resolution and learn the importance of building the right skill set along the way, so you are ready to pivot when the time is right.  

Speakers include:

Dina Eisenberg | Senior Director of Ombuds Services | Twitter

Deborah Enix-Ross | Senior Advisor, International Dispute Resolution | Debevoise & Plimpton

Erin Gleason Alvarez  | Arbitrator, Mediator, Gleason Alvarez ADR  I Founder & CEO, Take Charge Negotiations I CPR Distinguished Neutral 

Damali Peterman | CEO, Breakthrough ADR | CEO, Damali Law | Lawyer, Mediator, Conflict Resolution Expert

Moderated by:

Anna M. Hershenberg | Vice President of Programs & Public Policy and Corporate Counsel | CPR Institute

Lauren A. Jones | ADR Coordinator, NYC Surrogates’ Courts | Co-chair, MBBA Dispute Resolution Section

This event is free and open to the public.

This program is co-sponsored by CPR, CPR’s Young Leaders in Alternative Dispute Resolution (Y-ADR), the Metropolitan Black Bar Association’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Section, Pre-Law and Law Student Division and Young Lawyers Division, Association for Conflict Resolution Greater New York Chapter, Inc. (ACR-GNY), and the New York International Arbitration Center (NYIAC).

Register at https://www.cpradr.org/events-classes