Number of Arbitrations
As an Arbitrator: 27
As an Umpire: 11
As Outside Counsel: 25
As Corporate Representative: 17
Joseph M. Goldberg
•Insurance company executive (1993 until retired on 2/5/16):
At Sentry Insurance I advised the Reinsurance Department on contested matters, including numerous disputes resolved through completion of arbitration. I also advised the Claims Department on extra-contractual exposures and related evidentiary/trial matters. In addition I managed non-claims litigation against the company (class actions, corporate governance disputes and regulatory proceedings), managed Staff Counsel operations and managed the day-to-day operation of the Corporate Legal Department.
•ARIAS•U.S. certified reinsurance arbitrator, with party-designated arbitrator and umpire appointments
•In private practice (1974 to 1993) I served as an arbitrator and mediator in direct insurance disputes ranging from generic to catastrophic bodily injury claims, from common to highly complex property damage claims, and from simple to complicated business disputes.
•In private practice I was trial and appellate counsel in insurance defense and coverage litigation, including asbestos bodily injury and property damage claims