PBCBA BAR BULLETINS PBCBA Bulletin - January 2020 - Page 6
The Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee of the Palm Beach County Bar Association
The New Flavors of ADR
Monday, February 10, 2020, 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Palm Beach County Bar Association, 1507 Belvedere Road, West Palm Beach, FL
8:00 a.m Check-in and Light Breakfast
8:30 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks: Rosine M. Plank-Brumback, Esq., International Panel of Arbitrators,
American Arbitration Association (AAA), Chair, PBCBA ADR Committee
8:40 a.m. ADR - More Than Just Mediation and Arbitration. Is Florida Now Behind the Curve in ADR? W. Jay
Hunston, Jr., Esq. (Moderator), Certified Circuit Civil, Appellate and Family Mediator, FL Supreme Ct. Qualified
Arbitrator, AAA National Roster of Arbitrators and Mediators (Construction and Commercial); William J. Cea, Esq.,
Becker & Poliakoff, Bd. Certified in Construction Law, Certified Circuit Civil Mediator, Chair, PBCBA Construction Law
CLE Committee; Amber E.B. McMichael, Esq., Matrix Mediation, LLC, Certified Circuit Civil, Family, and Federal Court
Mediator; Alexander “Sandy” Myers, Esq., Certified Circuit Civil and Family Mediator
10:20 a.m. Break
10:30 a.m. Cybersecurity and Technological Trends for ADR - Christopher B. Hopkins, Esq., Certified Circuit Civil
Mediator, McDonald Hopkins LLC; and Joshua H. Marks, Esq., Certified Information Privacy Professional, Co-Chair,
PBCBA Technology Committee
11:45 a.m. The Implications of a Statewide Network of Business Courts for ADR Professionals - (Ret.) 11th Circuit
Judge Gil Freeman, JAMS, and Jon Polenberg, Esq., Becker & Poliakoff, Co-Chairs, FL Bar’s Business Courts Task Force
12:35 p.m. Lunch
1:05 p.m. The New Flavors of Arbitration - Donna Greenspan Solomon, Esq. (Moderator), Bd. Certified in
Appellate Practice and Business Litigation, Solomon Appeals, Mediation & Arbitration; Jeffrey S. Grubman, Esq.,
Arbitrator and Certified Circuit Civil Mediator, JAMS; Daria Pustilnik, Esq., Shutts & Bowen LLP; John H. Rooney, Jr.,
Esq., John H. Rooney, Jr., P.A.; Rebecca Storrow, Ph.D., Regional Vice President AAA
2:20 p.m. ADR Case Law & Ethics Update - W. Jay Hunston, Jr., Esq.
3:10 p.m. Break
3:20 p.m. Compassion Fatigue and Vicarious Trauma in the Lives of Lawyers - Molly J. Paris, Esq., Assistant
Director and Scott M. Weinstein, Ph.D, Clinical Director, Florida Lawyers Assistance, Inc.
4:10 p.m. Red, White & Blue, Why Diversity Matters in ADR - Lawrence Gordon, Certified Circuit Civil Mediator,
Phoenix Mediation, LLC; and Stanley Zamor, Certified Circuit, Civil, and Family Mediator, Effective Mediation
5:00 p.m. Closing Remarks - Rosine M. Plank-Brumback, Esq.
9.0 CLER expected, including ethics and technology. Cost $ 295 members; $ 335 non-members. Those registering after
2/3/20, add $10. All refund requests must be made by 2/6/20. Register online at palmbeachbar.org or mail registration
below to PBCBA, 1507 Belvedere Rd., W. Palm Beach 33406.
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