New Revenue Generating for Diverse Attorneys through Dispute Resolution

Metropolitan Black Bar Association

Blank Rome LLP
1271 6th Ave
New York, NY

Blank Rome Associate Ernestine J. Mings will host the Metropolitan Black Bar Association program, New Revenue Generating for Diverse Attorneys through Dispute Resolution, taking place Thursday, January 9, 2020, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., at our New York, New York, office.

Co-sponsored by Metropolitan Black Bar Association, New York Women's Bar Association, and New York State Bar Association Dispute Resolution (“ADR”) Section, the program will feature a panel who will present a crash course on “Alternative Dispute Resolution 101.”


  • Moderator: Jill Pilgrim, Esq.
  • Hon. Ariel E. Belen (Ret.)
  • Lisa Denig, Esq.
  • Alfreida Kenny, Esq.
  • Amit Kumar, Esq.

Topics will include:

  • Introduction to Alternative Dispute Resolution
  • How Dispute Resolution Impacts VARIOUS Legal Disciplines
  • New York State Courts Presumptive ADR Programs 2020
  • How to Make Money with Mediation
  • How Dispute Resolution Impacts Diverse Attorneys & Their Diverse Clients
  • Procedures for Certification of Neutrals for Presumptive ADR in NYS

For more information, please visit the event webpage.

Presenters at NYWBA MBBA ADR Event 010920
Back row left to right: Amit Kumar, Esq.; Lauren A. Jones, Esq.; Lisa Pilgrim, Esq.; Jason Clark, Esq.; Hon. Ariel E. Belen (Ret.) Front row left to right: Luwick Francois, Esq.; Alfreida Kenny, Esq.; Ernestine J. Mings, Esq.; Lisa M. Denig, Esq.
Panelists at NYWBA MBBA ADR Event Panel 010920
Panelists at "New Revenue Generating for Diverse Attorneys through Dispute Resolution" NYWBA MBBA ADR Event, January 9, 2020