HONORS: Volunteer Lawyers Project Dedication to Justice Award; Albany Law School Distinguished Alumni Award; Listed as a "Litigation Star" for New York in Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC’s Benchmark: America's Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys; Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America® in the areas of Alternate Dispute Resolution and Appellate Law; Named to Top 100 New York City attorneys in Super Lawyers.
MEMBERSHIPS: Past President, New York State Bar Association (Chair, Nominating Committee; Chair, Court Operations Committee; Past Chair, Presidential Membership Challenge; Past Chair, Commercial and Federal Litigation Section; Past Chair, ADR Committee; Past Chair, Securities Litigation Committee); Past Chair, Mid-Atlantic Bar Conference; Member, ABA House of Delegates; Chair, International Trade in Legal Services Committee; Past Chair, ABA International Mediation Committee; Member, Association of the Bar of the City of New York (Past Member, Committee on Arbitration; Secretary, Task Force on Civil Courts); Former Counsel, New York State Commission on Judicial Nomination; Governor’s Judicial Screening Committee, First Department; Member, N.Y.S. Unified Court System ADR Advisory Committee; N.Y.S. Supreme Court Advisory Committee, Commercial Division; Member, Advisory Committee on New York State Pro Bono Bar Admission Requirements; Mediator, United States District Court, Southern District of New York, Eastern District of New York; Advisory Board, Financial Markets Regulatory Institute; CPR Institute for Dispute Resolution (Co-Chair, Executive Advisory Committee); Advisory Council, Brooklyn Legal Services; Trustee, Historical Society of the N.Y.S. Courts; Congress of Fellows, Center for International Legal Studies; Fellow, The New York Bar Foundation; Fellow, the American Bar Foundation; Trustee Emeritus, Albany Law School; Past President, National Alumni Council, Albany Law School