You Control the Process v. The Process Controls You - Dispute Resolution Journal - Vol. 64, No. 4

Christi L. Underwood
John Arrastia Jr.
Page Count: 
8 pages
November, 2009
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John Arrastia Jr., a Miami, Florida-based attorney, practices mainly in the areas of domestic and international commercial litigation and arbitration. He has represented quasi-governmental entities as well as commercial enterprises of every size, both public and private. He serves on the AAA panel of arbitrators. He holds an LL.M. in international arbitration and litigation from Cambridge University. He may be reached at

Christi L. Underwood, a commercial arbitrator, has been on the AAA panel since 1989. She is a member of the bar in Florida, New York and the District of Columbia; a Fellow of the American College of Construction Lawyers and the College of Commercial Arbitrators; and a representative on the AAA National Construction Dispute Resolution Committee. In addition, she serves on the American Arbitration Association Board of Directors. Before graduating from the law school at the University of Florida, she obtained her general contractor’s license and owned a commercial construction company. She can be reached at