Edna Sussman

Attorney/Arbitrator and mediator

Firm or Organisation
SussmanADR LLC

Present Position

Type of Practitioner
Arbitrator, Mediator

Not available

Country of Residence
United States

Practice Areas
Agency, Distribution, Franchising, Corporate Law, Energy, Natural Resources, Environment, Finance, Banking, Information, CommunicationTechnologies, Insurance, Intellectual Property, Joint Ventures, Consortia, Cooperation, Mediation, Sales, Purchases

Energy, environment, pharma, aviation, hospitality, telecommunicatons, commercial contracts,distributorships/franchises/agency, finance and accounting, M&A, partnerships, IP, insurance, securities

Bar Admission
New York 1974, United States Supreme Court 1977

Columbia Law School 1973

American Review of International Arbitration, NYU Environmental Law Journal. ILSA Journal of International and Comparative Law, American University Washington College of Law, World Arbitration and Mediation Review

Distinguished ADR Practioner in Residence, Fordham Law School, Lectured at Columbia, Yale Law School, New York University, and Pace law schools

Other Information
Ranked by Chambers USA 2015 and 2016 for International Arbitration (“highly respected and really knows the business,” “terrific and dedicated,” “well prepared”)

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Professional Address

20 Oak Lane

Scarsdale NY 10583

United States



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  • English: Proficient
  • Hebrew: Conversational
  • French: Conversational
  • Polish: Conversational


Date Author Title Publication
17/10/2016 Edna Sussman Drafting the Arbitration Clause- A Primer on the Opportunities and the Pitfalls Dispute Resolution Journal
16/03/2016 Edna Sussman The Arbitrator Survey – Practices, Preferences and Changes on the Horizon American Review of International Arbitration
16/04/2015 Edna Sussman Evaluating Emergency Arbitrators Transnational Dispute Management
12/11/2013 Edna Sussman Can Counsel Ethics Beat Guerrilla Tactics- Background and Impact of New IBA Guidelines on Party Representation in International Arbitration New York Dispute Resolution Journal
25/10/2013 Edna Sussman Arbitrator Decision Making – Unconscious Influences and What you can do About Them American Review of International Arbitration
18/07/2013 Edna Sussman New York as a Leading Arbitration Centre – 10 Questions Financier World Wide
17/11/2011 Edna Sussman All’s Fair in Love and War- or is it- Reflections on Ethical Standards for Counsel in International Arbitration American Review of International Arbitration
06/05/2011 Edna Sussman Reflections on the Use of Dispositive Motions New York Dispute Resolution LAwyer
15/10/2010 Edna Sussman A Multi-Lateral Energy Sector Investment Treaty- Is it Time for a call for Adoption by all Nations International Lawyer
10/09/2010 Edna Sussman The Advantages of Mediation and the Special Challenges to its Utilization in Investor State Disputes Revista Brasileira de Arbitragem
01/05/2008 Edna Sussman 5206152435619 ILSA J. Intl & Comp. Law
01/01/2008 Edna Sussman 606152430618 New York University Environmental Law Journal
06/07/2007 Edna Sussman 1706152440620 Energy Law 360
01/11/2006 Edna Sussman 1409170920332 Oil Gas and Energy Law Intelligence
01/05/2006 Edna Sussman 609170928334 New York State Bar Journal
01/04/2006 Edna Sussman 5809170924333 International Bar Association Mediation Newsletter