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Conflict Management and Dispute Resolution

Arbitration • Mediation • Facilitation

Sherman Fogel
Sherman Fogel

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Sherman has been named Phoenix Mediator of the Year by Best Lawyers in America for the second time in the past four years. In addition to those two designations, he was selected Phoenix Arbitration Lawyer of the Year in both 2016 and 2018.


Sherman has been inducted as a Fellow in the American College of Civil Trial Mediators


Sherman Fogel is a full-service Conflict Management and Dispute Resolution professional, providing mediation, arbitration and facilitation services, and regularly participating in ADR educational programs locally and nationally.

His experience includes:

  • More than 45 years representing plaintiffs and defendants in commercial litigation
  • Arbitrated or mediated more than 1000 cases since 1974 in both the private and public sectors, including many large complex and multi-party disputes
  • Served on state and national panels of neutrals in connection with class action dispute resolution
  • Selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America in Alternative Dispute Resolution (Arbitration and Mediation) each year from 2008 to the present
  • Named Best Lawyers’ 2016 Phoenix Arbitration “Lawyer of the Year”
  • Named Best Lawyers’ 2017 Phoenix Mediation “Lawyer of the Year”
  • Named Best Lawyers’ 2018 Phoenix Arbitration “Lawyer of the Year”
  • Named Best Lawyers’ 2020 Phoenix Mediation “Lawyer of the Year”
  • Charter Member of Arizona Chapter, National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals
  • Chosen as one of Arizona’s Finest Lawyers, 2010 to present
  • Listed in Best Law Firms Rankings, Tier 1, by U.S. News & World Report in Arbitration and Mediation each year from 2010 to the present
  • Member of the Panel of Commercial Arbitrators, Panel of Commercial Mediators and Large Complex Case Panel of the American Arbitration Association
  • Served as a Judge Pro Tem in the Arizona Court of Appeals in 1985, 1993 and 1995
  • Member of Arizona Supreme Court Committee on Examinations and Admissions from 1975 to 1982, serving as Vice Chairman, 1980-1981 and Chairman, 1981-1982
  • Member of State Bar of Arizona Alternative Dispute Resolution Section Executive Council, serving as Chair for 2008-2009
  • Fellow, College of Commercial Arbitrators, 2012 to present
  • Fellow, American College of Civil Trial Mediators, 2019 to present
  • Listed in Southwest Super Lawyers in Alternative Dispute Resolution each year from 2012 to the present
  • Member of American Bar Association Dispute Resolution Section Committee on Mediator Ethical Guidance, 2016 to present
  • Frequent speaker on arbitration and mediation at local and national programs
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