The Center for Dispute Resolution at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law (C-DRUM) advances conflict resolution processes to transform relationships, systems, and the world. Through professional education, research, and direct services, C-DRUM equips individuals and communities with the knowledge and skills to address conflict strategically and productively.

Dispute Resolution Faculty & Staff

Faculty & Staff

Deborah Thompson Eisenberg
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs; Piper & Marbury Professor of Law; and Faculty Director, Center for Dispute Resolution 

Toby Treem Guerin
Associate Director, Center for Dispute Resolution and Clinical Law Instructor 

Leigh Goodmark
Marjorie Cook Professor of Law

Bob Condlin
Professor Emeritus of Law

Jana B. Singer
Jacob A. France Professor Emeritus of Law

Quince Hopkins
Director, Levitas Initiative for Sexual Assault Prevention

Stacy Smith
Director, Special Projects

Nancy Schertzing
Director, Restorative Approaches in Education

Kemi Sanni
Staff Attorney-Mediator

Aisha Samples
Senior Program Specialist

Adjunct Faculty

Neil Dilloff
Retired Partner, DLA Piper LLP

John Greer
Principal, Patuxent Mediation Services, LLC

Joyce A. Mitchell
President, Joyce A. Mitchell and Associates, PC

Suzy Eckstein
Principal, Law Firm of Oakley & Eckstein, LLC

Bruce Avery
Partner, Avery & Upton

Karen Robbins
Attorney at Law

Barry Gogel
Partner, Rifkin Weiner Livingston LLC

Claire Costantino
Litigation Manager, Cordell & Cordell

Alexandria Montanio
Counsel and Director of Corporate Social Responsibility, Gordon Feinblatt LLC

Jeff Trueman
Principal, Jeff Trueman Mediation

Maria I Pradilla Picas
Senior Associate Global Dispute Practice, Jones Day Law Firm

James Egerton-Vernon
Partner, Jones Day Law Firm

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