PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION: National Academy of Arbitrators (Admitted 1989)
JD Law Rutgers University (Newark), 1971
BA Chemistry Cornell University, 1968
Massachusetts (1972) and Florida (1973)
ARBITRATION/LABOR RELATIONS EXPERIENCE:
1980- Present: Full-time arbitrator, mediator and factfinder; cases from American Arbitration Association, The Labor Relations Connection; Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Massachusetts Joint Labor Management Committee and other state and federal agencies and from panels listed herein.
1975-1980: Chairman of the Massachusetts Labor Relations Commission, a state labor board with jurisdiction over most public sector employers and a few (very few) private employers not under the jurisdiction of the National Labor Relations Board.
1973-1975: Attorney, Holtz and Drachman; labor relations attorneys representing management.
1972-1973: Staff attorney, Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination.
1980 – Present: Recent (i.e. within three past years) mediation work includes: Nashua, N.H. and IAFF; Nashua N. H. and NEPBA (Superior Officers); Londonderry, N.H. and IAFF Londonderry, N.H. and Administrators Unit; Hanover, N.H. and Public Works Employees; Reading Municipal Electric and I.B.E.W.; Suffolk County Sherriff’s Department and AFSCME. Prior mediation experience includes: New Hampshire Education Association and White Mountains Region School Board; Littleton School Board; WCVB (Channel 5) and IBEW; Carver, MA and Police Association.