John Wilkinson Arbitration
Fulton, Rowe & Hart
One Rockefeller Plaza, Suite 301
New York, NY 10020-2002
Tel. 212-586-0700
Fax. 212-245-1863
JohnHWilkinson@msn.com




AREAS OF PRACTICE


Accounting
Antitrust
Class Actions
Computer Systems
Employment, Executive
Energy
Entertainment
Financial Markets
Franchise
General Commercial
Healthcare
Hedge Funds
Insurance
Intellectual Property
International
Joint Ventures
Mergers and Acquisitions
Partnerships
Pharmaceutical
Publications

Real Estate, Commercial
Securities
Sports
Telecommunications

Utility

 

mediation

Wilkinson has been a long time instructor of mediators. He has represented the AAA (along with its General Counsel) on a 6 person committee that revised the Model Standards of Conduct for Mediators. He has served as Co-Chair of the Mediation Committee of the New York State Bar Association’s Section on Dispute Resolution (2008-09). He is on the mediation panels of the United States District Court, Southern District of New York; the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York; and the New York Supreme Court, Commercial Division, New York County. He has been the mediator in hundreds of complex commercial cases, some examples of which are set forth below:

  • Claim that a power company’s negligence caused a blackout that damaged and shut down a large factory.
  • Disputes surrounding the dissolution of a substantial accounting firm.
  • Claim that a large office building in Manhattan was structurally unsound.
  • Allegedly wrongful termination of a contract to distribute a major news publication throughout New York City.
  • Insurance dispute over the value of jewels and artifacts that had been stolen from a church.
  • Alleged deception in connection with sales of large numbers of corporate-owned life insurance policies.
  • Allegedly wrongful termination of a renowned fashion designer.
  • Asserted breach of contract to manufacture and deliver 500 rapid transit cars.
  • Reorganization of a computer software company in light of serious differences among the principals.
  • Alleged breach of a joint venture to manufacture and sell pickup trucks in Argentina.
  • Allegedly wrongful termination of an exclusive contract to market a well-known line of perfume.
  • Significant differences among members of a high profile singing group.
  • Claim that a partner of a large Hong Kong recruiting firm wrongfully took a large part of the business to a competitor.
  • Claim that a large distributor of medical supplies fraudulently procured rebates from its supplier.
  • Dispute over monies due from a large construction company to the daughter of a principal owner upon the owners death.
  • Disagreement between a well-known fashion designer and his agent concerning the splitting of fees.
  • Dispute as to whether there had been a consummated joint venture transaction which would have given rise to a large structuring fee for claimant.
  • Claims arising from the crash of a commercial helicopter in the Gulf of Finland.
© 2013 John H. Wilkinson, Esq.

John Wilkinson, arbitrator and mediator, has served in hundreds of domestic and international cases in the past 25 years.