Jerry P. Brodsky Successfully Leads Dispute Board Program for the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games
Published Date: October 20, 2016
Peckar & Abramson, P.C. (P&A) is pleased to announce that Jerry P. Brodsky, a partner in the firm’s Miami office and Director of the firm’s Latin American Practice Group, has successfully taken the lead on developing a first-of-its-kind Dispute Board Program for the 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games, being held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Mr. Brodsky, who was appointed in 2014 as the Dispute Board Program Manager by the Rio 2016 Olympic Organizing Committee, and Brazilian construction attorney Victor Madeira, led a team of U.S. and Latin American attorneys in the development of the program, which provides dispute board resolution services for the approximately fifty (50) contracts and service agreements for non-permanent structures and services for the 2016 Games. The team led by Mr. Brodsky and Mr. Madeira is comprised of members of the Dispute Board Review Foundation (DRBF), as well as a group of highly qualified Latin American construction law attorneys.