NYC Office of Collective Bargaining
Resume of Neutral

First Name: Initial: Last Name: Suffix: Arbitrator Since:
Julie A. Torrey 2015
Arbitration/Mediation Experience
2015-present JTorreyADR, Arbitrator, Mediator
2017-present Scheinman Arbitration and Mediation Services, Arbitrator, Mediator

Arbitrating and mediating labor and employment cases involving diverse disciplinary, contract and statutory issues since 2015.
Panels/Permanent Arbitrator
AAA Roster of Labor Arbitrators
FMCS Roster of Arbitrators
United States District Court, EDNY Arbitration Panel
Realty Advisory Board/Local 32BJ, SEIU, Arbitration Panel
NYC Department of Education/United Federation of Teachers, Local 2, AFT-CIO § 3020-a Arbitrator
New York State § 3020-a Panel of Arbitrators
NYC Office of Collective Bargaining, Register of Neutrals
New York County, Part 137 Arbitration Panel
Cornell ILR National Roster of Neutrals
Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, Mediate Art Panel
incompetency, misconduct, absenteeism, substance abuse, computer use violations, bargaining unit work, discrimination, fringe benefits, job posting, management rights, past practices, pension and welfare plans, safety/health conditions, seniority, sexual harassment, strikes, subcontracting, tenure/reappointment, wages, work hours/schedules/assignments, working conditions
Work History
2002-2015 Ingerman Smith, LLP, of Counsel, labor law firm; represented clients in all facets of labor-management relations, including collective bargaining agreement negotiations, discipline and contract arbitrations, improper practice proceedings, mediations, fact-finding proceedings and Commissioner of Education hearings; Appeared before PERB, NYS Division of Human Rights, EEOC, NYS Labor Board, state and federal courts on variety of labor and employment matters; counseled clients in connection with NLRA, Taylor Law, New York State Labor Law, FLSA, New York State Wage and Hour Laws, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act, New York State and City Human Rights Laws, ADEA, ADA and FMLA

1999-2002 Rains & Pogrebin, P.C., associate counsel representing municipalities and private companies in labor and employment matters in retail, publishing, medical, financial and public sector industries (education, corrections, police, civil servants)

1995-1999 Sidley & Austin, LLP, associate counsel in litigation and employment law matters for private sector clients and professional sports teams in NY
Georgetown University Law Center, J.D., 1995, cum laude, Dean’s List
Georgetown University, BA, 1992, cum laude, Dean’s list

Cornell University ILR, Scheinman Institute on Conflict Resolution,
Labor Arbitrator Development Program (2011-2015);
FMCS Institute for Conflict Management, Labor Arbitrator Training (2014);
AAA, Mediation Essentials (2018)
Professional Affiliations
NYS Bar Association
NYC Bar Association
LERA, Long Island, Board Member
LERA, NYC, Member
Society of Federal Labor & Employee Relations Professionals
Adjunct Instructor, Cornell University, ILR Outreach Division