John D. Feerick

Emeritus Fellows / Lifetime Achievement
Practicing In: New York
Member Since: 2007


Fordham University School of Law
140 West 66nd Street

New York, NY 10023


John Feerick is the recipient of the ACCTM 2007 Lifetime Achievement Award.

ÿDean Feerick is presently a full-time professor at Fordham Law School and the founder and director of the Feerick Center for Social Justice and Dispute Resolution which provides Fordham Law students an opportunity to work on cutting-edge legal issues critical to the poor and under represented, with family homelessness being among the center’s most urgent priorities.

ÿProfessor Feerick has been a mediator and arbitrator of many disputes including labor disputes at
the Jacob K. Javitz Convention Center, the 1994 transit ne;tiations in New York City, the National Football League salary cap and in the National Basketball Association. He previously chaired the Ethics Committee of the Dispute Resolution Section of the American Bar Association and a joint committee of the American Bar Association, American Arbitration Association, and the Society of Professionals in Dispute Resolution that developed a set of ethical standards for mediators of disputes

Education / Training

Fordham, B.S., 1958, LL.B., 1961
Fordham, LL.D. (Honorary), 2002

Types of Cases Mediated