Ruth Glick is a full time arbitrator and mediator whose skill and knowledge of ADR derives from her background as a lawyer, businesswoman and educator. She has over 25 years experience as a dispute resolver in both her legal and business careers and was Adjunct Professor of Arbitration and ADR Law at the University of California, Hastings College of the Law for ten years. She serves as a full time neutral for business, labor and employment, commercial, securities, financial, real estate, technology, and healthcare disputes. She is on the Large and Complex Case panel, the national commercial, labor and employment arbitration and mediation panels of the American Arbitration Association (AAA), International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution (CPR), Office of the Independent Administrator, as well as on a number of court, industry, permanent labor, government and international ADR panels. An author and lecturer on ADR topics, she received her B.A. degree from Northwestern University, law degree from University of California, Hastings College of the Law and mediation training at Harvard Law School. She is a Distinguished Fellow of the International Academy of Mediators, a Fellow of the College of Commercial Arbitrators, an IMI Certified Mediator, a Diplomat Member of the California Academy of Distinguished Neutrals and a member of the California State Bar Litigation Section Executive Committee. The Mediation Society of San Francisco honored her for Outstanding Achievement in the Field of Mediation in 2008. Ms. Glick currently serves as the Chair of the Dispute Resolution Section of the American Bar Association. The 19,000-member Dispute Resolution Section is the world's largest association of dispute resolution professionals providing leadership and promoting excellence in the dispute resolution field.