The Honorable Robert J. Lunn (Ret.) Joins NAM's Esteemed Panel of Neutrals


New York, NY (January 26, 2024) – NAM (National Arbitration and Mediation) is proud to announce the addition of the Honorable Robert J. Lunn (Ret.) to its award-winning roster of neutrals.

The Honorable Robert J. Lunn is a seasoned mediator and arbitrator, former Associate Justice of the Appellate Division, Second and Fourth Departments, Justice of the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Monroe County, and private legal practitioner. He has presided over thousands of matters across a wide range of case types including personal injury, property damage, insurance coverage, sexual abuse, contract disputes, construction and real estate disputes, commercial and business disputes, and labor law matters.  Judge Lunn has been recognized for the quality of his judicial and legal work from a variety of organizations including the Monroe County Bar, the Greater Rochester Association of Women Attorneys, and the Rochester Black Bar Association.

In January 1995, Judge Lunn was elected to the Supreme Court of the State of New York for the Seventh Judicial District, with primary chambers in Monroe County, Rochester, where he served as a trial court judge for 10 years presiding over all types of cases including personal injury, commercial and matrimonial matters.  During this time, Judge Lunn also spent several terms in New York County presiding over personal injury, medical malpractice, and legal malpractice cases.  In 2005, he was appointed by then Governor George Pataki to the Appellate Division where he spent 4 years as an Associate Justice for both the Second and Fourth Judicial Departments.

His knowledge, skill, and efficacy has made him an exceedingly effective neutral.  He has successfully mediated a wide spectrum of notable cases including disputes arising from Hurricane Sandy, Sandy Hook, Diocese sexual abuse claims and high-profile entertainment/music industry claims.

Based in Rochester, Judge Lunn adds further depth to NAM's experienced team of neutrals serving the Greater Rochester area and throughout New York State. 

About NAM

NAM is a full-service provider of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) services – supporting clients throughout the U.S. and in major cities around the world through a highly secure suite of onsite, virtual and hybrid forums. With its superb customer service, market-leading technology, and an exceptional panel of arbitrators and mediators, NAM works with over 10,000 commercial entities, including over half of the Fortune 100 companies. Throughout its 30+ year history, the company has consistently been ranked one of the top ADR and Continuing Legal Education providers in the country, including in the most recent “Best Of” surveys by the National Law Journal and the New York Law Journal. 

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