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Katherine Benesch, Mediator & Arbitrator, Princeton, New Jersey.

Katherine Benesch

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Benesch & Associates, LLC
100 Overlook Center, Suite 200
Princeton, NJ, 08540
Tel: (609) 375-2603
Fax: (800) 434-8219
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Recognized to New Jersey Chapter for Mediation & Arbitration

Regularly travels out of state to: Delaware, New York, Pennsylvania

Other ADR Services: ADR Training/CME, Discovery Referee, Early Neutral Evaluation, Med-Arb, Special Master
  • Practice Commenced: 2001
  • Total Mediations (as of Nov 2019): 59
  • Total Arbitrations (as of Nov 2019): 63
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Ms. Benesch has been active in alternate dispute resolution for over twenty years and has served as an arbitrator, mediator, referee and special master in numerous complex commercial and healthcare cases.

Ms. Benesch serves on the Commercial Panel of Arbitrators, the Panel of Mediators, the National Healthcare Panel, and the International Centre for Dispute Resolution (ICDR) of the American Arbitration Association (AAA). Ms. Benesch is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA) Dispute Resolvers panel, and serves at the request of the President of AHLA as a member of its 5-person ADR Service Review Board. As an arbitrator and mediator she has handled cases involving international, nationwide, regional and local managed care and risk-sharing contracts, international clinical trials, reimbursement, hospital/physician relationships, physician practice group disputes, general complex commercial matters, music licensing and shareholder disputes. She also has served as Chair of the Healthcare and Life Sciences Committee of the International Institute for Conflict Prevention and Resolution (CPR), and as a member of the AAA Healthcare Advisory Council. Ms. Benesch is also a mediator certified by the United State District Court for the District of New Jersey.

Case Experience

  • Anti-Trust
  • Business Dissolution
  • Commercial/Business
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Contract Disputes
  • Employment
  • Entertainment Sector
  • Health Care
  • Insurance
  • International
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Partnerships
  • Personal Injury
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property Damage
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Torts
  • Unfair Competition
  • Wrongful Death


Ms. Benesch is a graduate of Duquesne University School of Law, Yale University School of Medicine (M.P.H.) and Wheaton College.

Memberships & Affiliations

Ms. Benesch has served as Chairman of the Health and Hospital Law Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association, President of the Princeton Bar Association, Chair of the Princeton Regional Health Commission, Governor of the American Bar Association Health Law Section and is a Fellow in the American Bar Foundation. She has served as an Adjunct Assistant Professor at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, and on the Technical Review Board of the Princeton Journal of Bioethics. She was named as one of twelve Outstanding Hospital Attorneys in the U.S. for 2004, has been elected a Super Lawyer by her peers since 2005, and is listed as one of New Jersey’s Top Rated Lawyers. She has an AV Preeminent Peer Review Rating with Martindale Hubbell.

Rates Information

$500.00 per hour plus travel expenses..

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