Mitch is a sole practitioner whose practice is limited to arbitration, mediation, and lawyers' professional ethic and responsibility. He frequently serves as an expert witness on insurance and reinsurance matters in both state and federal courts. Over the past few years Mitch has successfully mediated complex civil disputes involving tens of millions of dollars.
Mitch received his B.S. degree from the United States Naval Academy and his J.D. from the University of Southern California School of Law. He also has a Diploma in International Arbitration Law from the College of Law of England and Wales. He is admitted to practice in New York, California, and the District of Columbia.
Mitch is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; a Distinguished Neutral for the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution, and serves as an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association, the Reinsurance Association of America, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ("FINRA"), the London Court of International Arbitration and the International Center for Dispute Resolution. He has served as sole arbitrator, party arbitrator or counsel in over 150 mediations and arbitrations.
He is the author of "Insurance Coverage for Environmental Claims", published by Lexis-Nexis Matthew Bender. The work is now in its 23rd edition.