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Status Active
Gender Male
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Contact information
First name Philip Last name Bruner
Full name Philip L. Bruner
Corporation JAMS Inc.
Address 1 333 south seventh st.,
Address 2 Suite 2550
City Minneapolis
ZIP Code 55402
State Minnesota
Phone 612-332-8225 Cell 612-308-6430 Fax 612-332-9887
Cell public? Yes URL
Assistant name Debra Lewis Assistant email 612-332-8225
CC name   CC email  
Formal Qualifications & Memberships
Judge? No
ADR services 1,2,3,8
Education Mr. Bruner earned his Bachelor of Arts Degree in History from Princeton University, Juris Doctor Degree from the University of Michigan Law School and Masters in Business Administration Degree from Syracuse University.

  • past President and Fellow, The American College of Construction Lawyers
  • Honorary Fellow, Canadian College of Construction Lawyers
  • Fellow,  International Academy of Construction Lawyers
  • Chartered Arbitrator  and Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (London)
  • Overseas Member, Britain's Society of Construction Arbitrators (London)
  • Fellow, College of Commercial Arbitrators
  • Certified Mediator, International Mediation Institute
  • Fellow The American College of Civil Trial Mediators
  • Chair of the Construction Industry Advisory Board of the ThomsonReuters/WestGroup Construction Contract Law Report 
  • Co-Chair of the Editorial Advisory Board of The Journal of The American College of Construction Lawyers
  • Member of the Editorial Advisory Board of The International Construction Law Review published in London and distributed globally
  • Chair of the Supreme Court of Minnesota Board of Continuing Legal Education, 1994-1998
  • Member of the American Bar Association, International Bar Association, Inter-Pacific Bar Association, Minnesota Bar Association, and Wisconsin Bar Association
  • Mr. Bruner is vetted by International Who’s Who of Business Lawyers as one of the world’s leading construction lawyers, commercial arbitrators and commercial mediators  He is included in The Best Lawyers in America ,  and is profiled in the Marquis Publications’ Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in American Law, Who’s Who in the World, and Who’s Who in Finance and Commerce. 

Philip L. Bruner, Esq. is one of the world's leading full-time arbitrators, mediators, and resolvers of construction, engineering, and infrastructure claims and disputes arising in the United States and globally. He is a distinguished member of the panels of neutrals of both JAMS and JAMS International, and for more than 25 years prior to joining JAMS was a member of panels of arbitrators of other dispute resolution organizations.  He is the co-author with Patrick J. O'Connor, Jr. of the twelve volume, 11,000 page treatise, Bruner and O'Connor on Construction Law, regarded as the most authoritative ever written on American law governing construction, and cited in more than 300 published opinions issued by federal appellate and district courts, state supreme and appellate courts, and Commonwealth and Territorial courts.

ADR Experience and Qualifications

As a neutral, Mr. Bruner’s experience includes numerous complex construction, engineering, and infrastructure disputes and claims aggregating from millions to many hundreds of millions of dollars generated on a wide variety of public and private projects.  See his more extensive bios at under "neutrals" and at

ADR Practice & Case Experience
Additional languages 1
Practice started 1989
Rates Please call for details.
Dispute areas 5,15,17,18,20,29,30,36,37,39,47,68,69,70,71,72,75,85
Calendar Settings
Private calendar purchased No
Calendar preference Disabled Calendar display type 5 day
Calendar last update time Jul 3 2015
Whole days Disabled
Notes prompt Please call case manager @312-655-0555 to confirm availability
Requested Date Automatically Held/Booked? Disabled Auto hold type On Hold Ask if all attending counsel agreed on date? Disabled
Notes mandatory? Yes
Additional attendees No
Map enabled Yes Streetview enabled Yes
Latitude 41.8838005065918
Longitude -87.63770294189453
GoogleMaps accuracy Post code (zip code) level accuracy