In the course of his career as a mediator and arbitrator, Mr. Kauders has successfully facilitated the settlement of literally thousands of cases involving disputes associated with a wide variety of industries. As a result, he has become particularly familiar with a number of industries and organizational settings, including those related to:

  • Banking and Financial Services
  • Construction and Development
  • Education
  • Food and Beverage Services
  • Healthcare
  • Insurance
  • Manufacturing
  • Mutual Funds and Brokerage Services
  • Professional Services (including accounting, law and medicine)
  • Retail Sales and Distribution


During his career as a mediator and arbitrator, and during his stint as an in-house lawyer for a large regional bank, Mr. Kauders has also become familiar with a variety of legal practice areas, including:

  • Banking and Finance
  • Commercial Law
  • Construction Law
  • Employment Law (including harassment and discrimination)
  • Family Law
  • FINRA Regulation of the Financial Services Industry
  • Insurance Law and Regulation
  • Medical and Professional Malpractice
  • Personal Injury Law
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Securities Law and Regulation (including matters involving brokers and customers)
  • The Law of Trusts, Estates and Will Contests
  • The Laws Applicable to Closely-held and Family Business Ownership
  • Toxic Torts