Jerome A. Diekemper, LLC
Jerome A. Diekemper
231 S. Bemiston, Suite 800
St. Louis, MO 63105
Direct-Cell (314) 606-0831

Commercial Arbitration Resume and Rates

Profession: Attorney
Work History: Principal, Jerome A. Diekemper, LLC 2006-Present; President, Diekemper, Hammond, Shinners, Turcotte & Larrew, P.C. 1979-2006; Partner, Attorney, Private Practice, 1972-1979; Field Examiner and Field Attorney, St. Louis Regional Office of the National Labor Relations Board, 1971-72.
Experience: Over 30 years specializing in labor and employment law matters. Clients included unions and individual employees, both as plaintiffs and defendants, in labor and civil rights cases.
Alternative Dispute Resolution Experience: Appointed as a mediator or early neutral evaluator in more than 1500 cases since 10/93. Member, Commercial, Labor, and Employment ADR Rosters of AAA; Special Master for Lead Paint Docket for Circuit Court of City of St. Louis (1997 to 1999); faculty member, National Institute for Trial Advocacy program on Negotiation and Mediation, 10/98. Appointed as an arbitrator in franchise termination disputes, employment contract disputes, FSLA minimum wage disputes, and employment discrimination disputes.
Alternative Dispute Resolution Training: AAA-Labor Arbitrator II, 2009; AAA-Labor Arbitrator I, 2008; ABA Section of Labor and Employment Law, ADR in Labor and Employment Law, 2007; AAA Dealing with Delay Tactics in Arbitration (ACE004), 2006; AAA Chairing an Arbitration Panel: Managing Procedures, Process & Dynamics (ACE005), 2005; AAA Arbitrator Ethics & Disclosure (ACE003), 2005; AAM Advanced Mediation Training, 2003, 1999; AAA Commercial Arbitrator II Training; Advanced Case Management Issues, 2002; AAA Arbitrator Update 2001; Attended AAA Mediator Conference, 2000; AAA Commerical Arbitrator Training, 1999; AAA Employment Arbitrator Training, 1997; American Academy of Attorney-Mediators Training Program, 1995; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri, Mediation and Early Neutral Evaluation Training, 1994.
Professional Licenses: Admitted to the Bar: Missouri, 1972; U.S. District Courts of Missouri, 1972; U.S. Supreme Court, 1977; U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri, Neutral Certification, 1994.
Professional Organizations: Member of National Academy of Arbitrators, Fellow in College of Labor and Employment Lawyers, Member of Association of Attorney Mediators.
Education: St. Louis University (AB, cum laude-1968; JD, cum laude-1971).
Publications: Law journal articles, CLE materials, and papers for presentation at attorneys' conferences.
Compensation: $450.00 per hour. Travel time billed for travel outside St. Louis, Missouri, metropolitan area. Cancellation fee of 4 hours for each hearing day cancelled within 10 business days of a scheduled hearing and of 2 hours for each hearing day cancelled between 11 and 20 business days of a scheduled hearing.
Citizenship: United States of America