Posted on Aug 08, 2016 |News

NAM is pleased to announce that Hon. Peter B. Skelos has joined its New York Metro Panel of Neutrals.

Judge Skelos joins NAM after a long and illustrious judicial career which includes 11 years as an Associate Justice at the Appellate Division, 2nd Department. Prior to his appointment to the Appellate Division, he was a judge in the Nassau County District Court, Justice of the Supreme Court, 10th Judicial District and the Appellate Term, 9th and 10th Judicial Districts. Highly regarded by the attorneys who appeared before him, he has garnered a reputation for having a keen legal intellect and ideal judicial temperament.

Hon. Skelos is well-versed in the law and has handled a wide variety of case types both as a judge and as a litigator including commercial, construction, professional liability, insurance coverage, medical malpractice, and personal injury. He is very well respected by both the plaintiff and defense bars.

Roy Israel, President and CEO of NAM, stated: “Judge Skelos' reputation precedes him. He is extremely knowledgeable and has the depth of experience to transition from the courthouse to private ADR. He is known for his fair and unbiased approach when assisting parties with the settlement of their cases which in turn makes him extremely well suited to his role in private ADR. I truly believe that he will serve our clients well.”

Judge Skelos is available to hear cases throughout the NY Metro area.

Click here to view Hon. Peter B. Skelos' resume.