Posted on Mar 07, 2019 |Community Events

New York, NY (March 7, 2019) – NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation) is honored to announce that it will participate as a silver-level sponsor at the 2019 CLM (Claims and Litigation Management Alliance) Annual Conference.

The Conference is the premier event for professionals in the claims and litigation management industries. NAM will join 2,000 risk and litigation managers, insurance and claims professionals, corporate counsel and outside counsel from all over the United States. The 3-day national event will offer a mix of networking opportunities and more than 100 interactive educational sessions presented by some of the top minds in the claims and litigation industries.

As a silver sponsor, NAM will host the Wellness Lounge where visitors can enhance their conference experience and find a quiet space to relax and recharge during the week's events. There will be a dedicated staff to tend to all Wellness Lounge needs, professional masseuses, self-massage chairs and more. Visit NAM's booth located directly outside the Wellness Lounge for more information on why NAM is consistently ranked a top ADR firm in the U.S. The Conference is being held at the Orlando World Center Marriott, 8701 World Center Drive, Orlando, Florida from March 13th – 15th.

NAM neutral and CLM Member, Richard P. Byrne, Esq., will also be attending the conference. Mr. Byrne has successfully mediated issues in a wide variety of specialty areas, including construction matters, commercial disputes, employment discrimination claims, employment contract disputes, wage and hour/FLSA claims, complex personal injury and property damage claims, insurance and reinsurance matters, risk transfer disputes and life, health and disability claims. For the fifth consecutive year, he was voted a Top 3 Mediator in the country by the 2019 National Law Journal Annual Reader Rankings Survey.

The CLM, a member of The Institutes, is dedicated to meeting the professional development needs of the claims and litigation management industries. Through a variety of in-person and online programs and resources, the CLM provides its growing membership of approximately 45,000 professionals a wide range of opportunities throughout the year to expand their knowledge, earn continuing education credits and further their careers.


Founded in 1992, NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation) is recognized for its superb customer service and exceptional panel of arbitrators and mediators. For the sixth year in a row, NAM was named a Best ADR Firm in the United States by the 2019 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 was ranked the #1 Continuing Legal Education (CLE) Provider in the nation by the 2019 National Law Journal Reader Rankings Survey. The company offers 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:

2019 National Law Journal Reader Rankings Survey

2018 Corporate Counsel Best of Survey

2018 New York Law Journal Reader Rankings Survey

The National Law Journal 2018 Alternative Dispute Resolution Champions