Drafting the Arbitration Clause: A Primer on the Opportunities and the Pitfalls - Dispute Resolution Journal - Vol. 67, No. 1

Edna Sussman
Victoria A. Kummer
Page Count: 
9 pages
February, 2012
Author Detail: 

Edna Sussman, a full-time arbitrator and mediator of domestic and international commercial disputes, is a member of the American Arbitration Association’s Board of Directors, and serves as an arbitrator and mediator on the AAA and ICDR commercial, Large, Complex Case, and energy panels. She is also the Distinguished ADR Practitioner in Residence at Fordham Law School, and she chairs the Arbitration Committees of the ABA Section of International Law and the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution. Additional information about the author is available at www.SussmanADR.com.

Victoria A. Kummer is a partner in the Business Litigation group at Dickstein Shapiro LLP, where she litigates commercial disputes in arbitral proceedings and courts around the country. She serves on the AAA commercial panel, and as a mediator in the Mediation Program of the Southern District of New York. Ms. Kummer is also an adjunct professor of law at Cardozo School of Law.