Posted on Feb 25, 2019 |News

New York, NY (February 26, 2019) – NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation), one of the nation's leading providers of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) services, is proud to announce the addition of Jacqueline B. Stein, Esq. Medical Malpractice Specialist, to its New York metro panel of arbitrators and mediators.

Ms. Stein is an experienced litigator who has been engaged in the practice of law for more than 30 years, with a focus on medical malpractice litigation, hospital claims management and judicial mediation. She has handled all aspects of medical malpractice defense litigation and has successfully negotiated and settled hundreds of medical malpractice cases. Throughout her stellar career, she has served as a Medical Malpractice Mediator for the New York State Supreme Court, a Claims Attorney for FOJP Service Corporation and a Senior Corporate Claims Counsel for the New York City Health and Hospitals (HHC), the largest public health care system in the nation.

In her role at HHC, she was responsible for the day-to-day supervision of the organization's entire corporate medical malpractice portfolio. She effectively developed and implemented the creation of the company's in-house Medical Litigation Unit as well as the expansion of its panel of outside firms to defend medical malpractice matters.

Ms. Stein is an avid supporter of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) and can draw upon her many years of experience when mediating and arbitrating medical malpractice matters in the private ADR forum. She has garnered a reputation for fair valuation of cases and is dedicated in her effort to assist parties in moving cases toward resolution to the benefit of everyone involved.

Roy Israel, President and CEO of NAM stated, “Jacqueline Stein is well-known and well-respected by the medical malpractice bar. Her significant knowledge and vast experience negotiating highly complex medical cases will serve NAM's client's well. I am very pleased to welcome Ms. Stein to the firm's nationally recognized roster of Neutrals.”

Jacqueline B. Stein, Esq. is available to mediate and arbitrate medical malpractice matters in the New York Metropolitan area and throughout the United States.


Founded in 1992, NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation) is recognized for its superb customer service and exceptional panel of arbitrators and mediators. For the third year in a row, NAM was named the Best ADR Firm in the United States by the 2018 National Law Journal Annual Reader Rankings Survey and was also voted the #1 National ADR Provider by the 2018 Corporate Counsel Best of Survey. Further, seven of NAM's neutrals were named National Law Journal 2018 Alternative Dispute Resolution Champions, as part of a select group of only 46 nationwide. The New York Law Journal Annual Reader Rankings Survey selected NAM as the #1 ADR firm for the past eight years and was voted the #1 Online ADR Resource by this year's survey respondents – a testament to the depth and breadth of knowledge, information and thought leadership provided by the firm to the ADR community at large. In 2018, NAM was also voted a “Best Overall ADR Provider” in the Best of the Midwest and New Jersey Law Journal Annual surveys and a “Best Online ADR Resource” by the Best of Connecticut Law Tribune and Texas Lawyer surveys.

NAM works with more than 10,000 commercial entities, including more than 50 percent of the Fortune 100 companies. NAM offers litigants a nationwide panel of more than 2,600 top-tier former judges and legal practitioners uniquely qualified to facilitate the resolution of disputes in a private forum. NAM maintains rosters in all 50 states, Puerto Rico and in major cities around the world, with deep experience in the areas of complex commercial, construction, employment, entertainment, financial services, international, insurance, medical malpractice, personal injury, professional liability and real estate dispute resolution. NAM is an indispensable resource for parties seeking cost-effective alternatives to expensive and time-consuming litigation.

NAM provides complimentary continuing legal education programs for attorneys, bar associations, corporate and government legal departments, and other legal and business organizations.

View some of NAM's most recent accolades:

2018 New York Law Journal Reader Rankings Survey

2018 National Law Journal Reader Rankings Survey

2018 Corporate Counsel Best of Survey

The National Law Journal 2018 Alternative Dispute Resolution Champions