Barbara A. Reeves, Esq., is a mediator, arbitrator and special master with JAMS, based Southern California. She specializes in sports and entertainment law, commercial cases, intellectual property matters, health care business disputes, and employment. She has been a full-time neutral since January 2006. She is a quick study, prepared, personable, creative, and flexible. Before becoming a full-time neutral, Barbara Reeves was a litigator for more than 30 years, with the United States Department of Justice, Antitrust Division in Washington, D.C. and Los Angeles, a partner at national law firms and Associate General Counsel and Vice President for Southern California Edison and Edison International.
She is an arbitrator on the Court of Arbitration for Sport, a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and the College of Commercial Arbitrators, an arbitrator on the U.S. Olympic and Para-Olympic Committee SafeSport panel, and a certified mediator with the International Mediation Institute. She received her J.D. cum laude from Harvard Law School.