MIAMI, FL—Florida Board Certified construction law attorney Jerry P. Brodsky, a partner with national construction law firm Peckar & Abramson P.C. and Director of the firm’s Latin American Practice, has been appointed to The Dispute Resolution Board Foundation’s (DRBF) Region 4 Interim Board of Directors for Latin America.
According to the DRBF, the non-profit organization is dedicated to promoting the avoidance and resolution of disputes worldwide using the Dispute Board method.
In recognition of the emergence of Dispute Boards as a preferred dispute resolution process for construction projects in Latin America, and as part of its efforts to develop the Region 4 Board in Latin America for launch in 2022, DRBF’s Executive Board appointed a development team of recognized leaders in Dispute Boards in the Americas. These leaders will serve in the interim role until the Board is duly elected. In this critical role, the Interim Board has been charged with identifying and developing governance policies and procedures focusing on Latin America as well as guidelines and required expertise for future elected Board members.
Trilingual in English, Spanish and Portuguese, Jerry is well-known among peers for his expertise with dispute boards across Latin America and in other jurisdictions. He is actively engaged in training local attorneys throughout the Americas regarding the usage of dispute resolution techniques.
As Director of Peckar & Abramson’s Latin American Practice, Jerry represents international and domestic general contractors, construction managers, sureties and other construction professionals in the U.S., Latin America and the Caribbean.