Santa Rosa, Calif. – JAMS, the largest provider of alternative dispute resolution (ADR) services worldwide, is pleased to announce that neutral Kenneth D. Gack, Esq., was selected to receive the 2019 Career of Distinction Award from the Sonoma County Bar Association. The award recognizes Mr. Gack for his exemplary dedication to the practice of law and his noteworthy community involvement.

Mr. Gack has been a neutral with JAMS since 1996 and has handled thousands of matters. As an arbitrator, mediator, judge pro tem and special master/discovery referee, Mr. Gack is known for his thorough preparation, quick grasp of complex facts, and his ability to relate and communicate effectively with all parties.

“Ken is an exceptional neutral who has built a solid reputation as an ADR professional, but is also an active and involved member of his community,” said Chris Poole, JAMS president and CEO. “We are honored to have him on our panel and congratulate him on this well-deserved and prestigious award.”

Prior to JAMS, Mr. Gack had a private ADR practice for several years and, before that, he founded and was a managing partner of a law firm. He has successfully mediated hundreds of cases in a variety of civil litigation settings, including catastrophic bodily injury and elder abuse.

Mr. Gack will be honored with the Career of Distinction Award on October 18, 2019 at the Sonoma County Bar Association’s 27th annual Careers of Distinction award dinner in Santa Rosa, California.