Born 1958. Extensive experience handling all types of marine disputes including, P&I, hull, liability, recreational marine, cargo and charter party. Expert in personal injury Jones Act matters. Expert in mediation strategy and tactics. Chairperson of the SMA Mediation Committee. Worked for AIG from 2004 to 2014 and currently work for Travelers from 2015 to present. Attorney with Kirlin, Campbell & Keating (1985-1999) (partner). Attorney with London Fischer, LLP (1999-2004) (Partner). Litigation experience before SMA panels. Experience as a NYSE arbitrator. Graduate SUNY Maritime College at Fort Schuyler (BE). Sailed as Third Engineer with MSC. President, Ironwood Management, LLC, a marine consulting firm.