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JOSEPH DEFAZIO
9 Edwards Square
Northampton, Massachusetts 01060


EDUCATION


Harvard Law School Program on Negotiation, 1992-1999
Courses and workshops in Mediation, Conflict Resolution and Advanced Negotiation Theory

Western New England College School of Law, J.D., 1978

Westfield State College, B.A., 1969


CURRENT POSITIONS


Certified Mediator
Private mediation practice with concentration in commercial, labor and employment, business, construction, personal injury and domestic relations disputes.


Cambridge College, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Full-time Faculty, 1978-present
Responsibilities include teaching courses in negotiation, conflict resolution, mediation and business ethics.

Director of The Program on Negotiation and Conflict Resolution, 1994-present
Responsibilities include developing curriculum, coordinating courses, supervising graduate students and supporting faculty


Private Consultant and Trainer, 1994-present
Provider of corporate training and consulting services in the public and private sector in negotiation, mediation and conflict resolution


LEGAL EXPERIENCE


Private law practice with concentration in business, commercial, employment, real estate and domestic relations law, 1978-1994


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Extensive teaching of graduate level courses in the following areas: contract law, business organizations, business ethics, non-profit law, employment law and negotiation & mediation theory


PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Massachusetts Bar Association Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee
Hampshire County Bar Association Committee on ADR
Society of Professionals in Dispute Resolution
National Institute for Dispute Resolution
Conflict Resolution Education Network
Association for Conflict Resolution