Call Ed to mediate or arbitrate your non-family disputes.

  • Business disputes.
  • Disagreements about estates.
  • Employee-supervisor disputes.
  • Family-business disputes.
  • Law firm break-ups.
  • Partnership disputes.
  • Personal-injury disputes.
  • Professional fee disputes.
  • Real estate disputes.

Commercial mediation experience.

  • Family businesses, mediator.
  •    Business priorities.
  •    Succession and succession planning.
  •    Property disputes.
  •    Family members’ roles within company.
  •    Conflicts between family and non-family partners.
  •    Shareholder disputes.


  • Real-estate disputes.
  •    Real estate transactions, mediator.
  •    Certified by National Board of Realtors.
  •    Accepted by Pennsylvania Board of Realtors.
  •    Pennsylvania Board of Realtors, mediator for real estate transactions.


  • Governmental agencies, mediator.
  •    Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) cases regarding non-compliance.
  •    Court of Common Pleas of Philadelphia, settlement master on contractual conflicts.
  •    National Archives employment disputes.
  •    U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, court-appointed mediator. 
  •    U.S. Postal Service (USPS) employment disputes.
  •    U.S. Transportation Security Administration (TSA) employment disputes .

  • Dalkon Shield cases, nationally accredited mediator for legal claims.
  • Lawyer Dispute Panel, Pennsylvania Bar Association, mediator.
  • Piper Aircraft cases, nationally accredited mediator for legal claims.  

Commercial arbitration experience.

  • Private businesses, primarily involving employment and contracts.
  • American Arbitration Association, arbitrator for contracts, wills and estates, employment and more.
  • Better Business Bureau, arbitrator for “lemon law” cases.
  • Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA), formerly National Association of Security Dealers (NASD), arbitrator in disputes between customers and brokers and between employers and employees.
  • Philadelphia Court of Common Pleas, arbitrator for commercial torts, contracts and employment.
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania, court-appointed arbitrator and mediator. Cases involving contracts, employment, sexual harassment and other torts.