Perfecting Your Labor Advocacy

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Program ID: ED5118005O

Perfecting Your Labor Advocacy


Joyce KleinJoyce Klein

Ocean Grove, NJ

Robert Simmelkjaer

New York, NY

  • Start Date:

    December 14, 2018 9:00 AM
  • End Date:

    December 14, 2018 5:00 PM
  • Duration:

    8 hours
Registration Closed



AAA Somerset Office
220 Davidson Avenue
1st Floor
Somerset, NJ  

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Registration Status: CLOSED

Registration for this program closes on December 13, 2018 5:00 PM

Registration Fee
Price (USD) Before Nov 14, 2018
Group - 3 or more $175.00 -
General $195.00 $175.00

Refund Policy:

Refunds (less a $25 processing fee) are available if a written cancellation request is received no later than 10 business days before the start of the program. Substitution of attendees can be made at any time.

This popular program will introduce participants to the skills required to present a case to an arbitrator.

With the use of lectures, facilitated discussions, and practical exercises the experienced faculty will examine how to:

  • Develop a theory of the case.
  • Prepare an opening statement.
  • Present evidence in an arbitration setting.
  • Prepare and work with witnesses.
  • Choose between oral and written closing arguments.

Participants will role-play aspects of the case preparation process – where the task will be to make an award and justify the decision.

Who should attend?
This workshop is for Labor and Management representatives in the private and public sectors, including; employee relations staff, attorneys, business agents, union representatives, supervisors, shop stewards and personnel specialists.


Breakfast and lunch will be served


As part of its long-standing, ongoing educational mission, the American Arbitration Association grants a limited number of scholarships that cover the cost of educational program registration. To request a registration fee scholarship, please send an email to Include your current position and affiliation, and a brief description of the basis for your registration fee scholarship request. The American Arbitration Association reserves the right to grant or deny any request based on the information provided by the requesting individual and available space in the program.



If you are an AAA Panelist please note this program does not satisfy your annual Arbitrator Continuing Education requirement.


CLE Information:

West LegalEdcenter is procuring continuing legal education (CLE) credits on behalf of American Arbitration Association.  This program is available for CLE credits in New Jersey, and New York.  Credit amounts vary by attendance verification and jurisdictional rules.

Questions? Please contact Maggie Lalowski at or 212-484-3283.