Melissa H. Biren Esq.

Bloomberg BNA

Melissa H. Biren has more than 30 years experience in labor and employment matters. She has been a full time arbitrator and mediator since 2002 resolving workplace disputes in the public and private sectors, and is a member of the National Academy of Arbitrators. She is Vice Chair of the NY/NJ Metro Region of NAA and past president of NJ LERA.

She has served as General Counsel/Chief Legal Officer for American Standard's Worldwide Plumbing Business, GAB Robins/SGS North America and Brink's Incorporated.

Ms. Biren earned her B.A. from the State University of New York at Binghamton and her J.D, magna cum laude, from the Albany Law School.

She is an Editor-in-Chief of the ABA/Bloomberg BNA treatise Discipline and Discharge in Arbitration.