Arbitrator,  Mediator and Attorney at Law

Fellow and Chartered Arbitrator -- Chartered Institute of Arbitrators

Chair Emeritus and Co-Founder - NY Branch, and Former Institute Trustee (Americas Region)


Fellow -- College of Commercial Arbitrators


Member "Tech List" -- Silicon Valley Arbitration and Mediation Center


Member -- National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals


Panel Member of: AAA/ICDR, WIPO, CPR, SIAC, HKIAC, AIAC, FINRA and other institutions


Accredited Mediator (CEDR)


Member of the Bar of: the states of NY, NJ, PA and AK; and various US Courts

Registered Patent Attorney - US PTO


          Since 1991, Mr. Michaelson arbitrates and mediates domestic and international:

Intellectual Property disputes (patent matters involving a wide range of technologies from electronic to pharmaceutical to mechanical; trademark, domain names and trade secret matters);

Information Technology disputes, and technical and technology-related disputes across a wide range of industries and industrial sectors encompassing, e.g., infrastructure (including investment disputes), telecommunications, biotech, pharmaceuticals and energy; and

Commercial disputes across a wide range of other substantive areas including, e.g.: antitrust (merger), breach of contract, consumer credit, consumer fraud, consulting, joint ventures and partnerships, licensing (including university technology transfer), mergers and acquisitions, securities and financial, and telecommunications.


Arbitrated/mediated disputes with upwards of USD 3 Billion/600 Million in contention.


Practicing IP/Patent Attorney from 1979-2012 with heavy practice
concentration in complex electronics, computation, communication and related arts.


For further information:

click here for my one-page bio;

click here for my detailed CV or here for my combined bio/CV -- both in bookmarked pdf format.





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New York office:


590 Madison Avenue

21st Floor

New York, New York 10022-2545 US


T: (1) 212-535-0010



Michaelson ADR Chambers is a registered

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New Jersey office:


15 Holly Tree Lane

Suite E

Rumson, New Jersey 07760-1950 US


T: (1) 732-758-6500

F: (1) 732-758-6501