Deborah Masucci

Brooklyn, NY

Deborah Masucci is a full-time mediator and arbitrator.

She is on the American Arbitration Association Commercial, Large and Complex, International, and Employment panels, the American Health Lawyers Association arbitration and mediation panels, the FairClaims Arbitration panel, a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, and member of the International Arbitration Club of New York.

She is a global expert in alternative dispute resolution and dispute management with over thirty years’ experience in promoting the effective use of ADR. She is a published author on ADR issues and frequently speaks on the topic.

She is a past Chair of the NYSBA and ABA Dispute Resolution Sections, and past Chair and Honorary Board Member of the International Mediation Institute. She is one of the founding members of Women in Dispute Resolution and co founder of Minorities in Dispute Resolution. She was a delegate to UNCITRAL’s Working Group II that developed the Singapore Convention.

She was the 2020 recipient of the CPR James Henry Award for Outstanding Contributions to the Field of ADR and the ABA DR Section Chair’s Award. She is also an Awards Winner International Advisory Experts 2020 and was selected for Who’s Who Legal Mediation 2020.

Deborah is a member of the Board of Editors for the Securities Arbitration Commentator and serves on the Board of Advisors for “Arbitrator Intelligence”. She is an adjunct professor at Fordham Law School.

She is co-author of a Chapter on ADR Providers for ADR in Employment Law, and author of a Chapter on Securities Dispute Resolution for the Dispute Resolution Handbook.

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