An Introduction to Construction Dispute Avoidance and Resolution Boards


November 15, 2023 - 2:00 p.m. ET


Michael A. Marra
VP, Construction Division, American Arbitration Association
Adrian Bastianelli III
Of Counsel, Peckar & Abramson P.C.
Cherrie Fisher
Supply Chain Manager, NTT Global Data Centers – Americas

The complexity and long-term nature of construction projects create a level of uncertainty, and it is impossible to resolve every detail and foresee external factors that may create a dispute at the outset. The AAA-ICDR Dispute Avoidance and Resolution Board (DARB) Procedures are designed to avoid and resolve potential disputes at the project stage, focusing on real-time resolution, utilizing construction industry experts available throughout the project.

This webinar will discuss the benefits of a DARB on a construction project; how and why it works; how to set up a DARB, including selecting the right members; and what differentiates a DARB from other dispute-resolution processes.

Join this webinar to:

  • Hear the benefits of AAA DARB process.
  • Learn what differentiates a DARB from other dispute-resolution processes.
  • See why the DARB process works—and when it does not work.
  • Learn how the DARB process help keeps project on schedule and within budget.

Construction Executive does not provide CPE credits or certificates for webinar attendance