Kent Lawrence

Position:Attorney, Member, Lawrence, Kamin, Saunders & Uhlenhop L.L.C..  Chicago, IL, USA
J.D. Northwestern University School of Law; B.A. Brandeis University
ADR Experience:
Advisor, Judicial Conference of Illinois, Alternative Dispute Resolution Coordinating Committee (1994- ); Member, Illinois Supreme Court Alternative Dispute Resolution Coordinating Committee (1992-1993); Chicago Bar Association: Arbitration (ADR) Law Committee, Chair (1998-99), Vice-Chair (1997-1998), Chairman (1987-88) and Vice-Chairman(1985-1987); Arbitrator, American Arbitration Association (1974- ); Board of Arbitrators, National Association of Security Dealers (1977-2004); Arbitration Panel Member, Chicago Board Options Exchange (1975- ); Arbitration Panel Member, National Futures Association (1986- ); Mediator (#AO5322) National Association of Securities Dealers (1997- ),Mediator Center for Conflict Resolution (1996- ); Associate Member, Society of Professionals in Dispute Resolution (1986- ).
General Experience:Member, Chicago Bar Association, Committee on Securities Law (1972- ).
Teaching Experience:Adjunct Professor, Northwestern University School of Law, teaching "Commercial Arbitration" (1982-1993).
Lectures:Extensive experience giving seminars and providing training in ADR and professional responsibility.
Areas of Expertise:Arbitration, mediation, securities law, construction law, estate and tax planning