Deborah Crandall Saxe arbitrates and mediates commercial law disputes through JAMS. She has mediated and arbitrated hundreds of legal disputes.
Ms. Saxe is well-respected as being a quick study, prepared, personable, approachable, creative, and flexible. As a mediator, she has demonstrated that she is strong, good at listening and reading people, and a tenacious closer. As an Arbitrator, she is fair, practical, unflappable, and not afraid to make tough decisions.
Ms. Saxe is a retired Jones Day Partner. Before becoming a full-time neutral, she was a litigator and appellate lawyer at major international law firms for more than 25 years and was widely recognized as one of the best in the business. Chambers USA called her "'an aggressive and highly capable litigator' with "substantial experience in the courtroom as a trial lawyer." More recently Chambers USA called her "a talented mediator."
Ms. Saxe resides in Southern California and is available to mediate or arbitrate anywhere.