NYC Office of Collective Bargaining
Resume of Neutral

First Name: Initial: Last Name: Suffix: Arbitrator Since:
James M. Darby 2003
Arbitration/Mediation Experience
Over 20 years of experience as an advocate for both management and labor in the public and private sector in
arbitrations, negotiations and litigation.
Panels/Permanent Arbitrator
American Arbitration Association, Pennsylvania Bureau of Mediation, National Mediation Board, Federal
Mediation & Conciliation Service. Member of the Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board since 2005.
Permanent Neutral - Public Law Board No. 6711, Union Pacific Railroad and United Transportation Union.
Work History
PA State Treasury Dep't, Chief Counsel 2005; Dep't. of Auditor General, Chief Counsel 2004-2005; Dep'y Auditor
General, 1997-2001; Kegel, Chesters & Miller, 1995-1997; PA Governor's Office, Special Ass't, 1994-1995; Dep'y
General Counsel, 1992-1994; Transportation Communications Int'l Union, Assoc. General Counsel, 1986-1992;
NLRB, Att'y Appeals Branch, 1986; Counsel to Board Member, 1984-1986.
University of Scranton, M.A./B.A. History/Public Administration, 1981
St. John's University School of Law, J.D., 1984
Professional Affiliations