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    Ralph S. Berger, Esq.

    60 Remsen Street, Suite 7C

    Brooklyn, NY 11201





    Professional Licenses:   Admitted to the Bar: New York, 1979; U.S. District Courts, Eastern and Southern Districts of New York, 1979; U.S. Supreme Court, 2006


    Professional Associations:  

    • National Academy of Arbitrators

    • American Arbitration Association

    • Mediation.org

    • Alliance for Education in Dispute Resolution

    • Mediation One

    • U.S. Department of Labor Mediation Program

    • National Mediation Board

    • Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service

    • NYS Human Rights Arbitration Panel

    • NYS Bar Association, ADR and Labor & Employment Sections


    Education:   Cornell University (BS, Industrial and Labor Relations-1974);  Hofstra University School of Law (JD-1978)


    Selected Speaking Engagements and Publications:    Distinguished Speakers Forum, “Learning the Art of Mediation and Arbitration” (St. John’s Law School, 2017); “Meet the Mediators/Ask the Arbitrators” (NYSBA Dispute Resolution Section, 2013); “Arbitration in Professional Sports” (St. John’s Law School, 2013); “Arbitration In A Time of Economic Crisis” (Cornell/AAA, 2009). Publications include “Differences in Arbitrating Labor and Employment Disputes,” NEW YORK LAW JOURNAL (July 10, 1996) (adapted from presentation at AAA Employment Arbitration Training, 5/96). Frequent lecturer for the American Arbitration Association; Cornell University, ILR; and Labor Arbitration Institute.  Various additional articles and speeches on contemporary employment-related issues.


    Awards and Honors2013 – 2019   Metro Edition Super Lawyers-ADR

     Ralph S. Berger, Esq.

    Mediator, Arbitrator


    (718) 875-4186