From the inception of her career as a legal search specialist, Wendeen Eolis has imposed upon her business a deep commitment to "best practices." In 1969, she became a member of the arbitration commission of APCNY, the statewide trade association for recruiters and executive search consultants. She became Chairman of the APCNY Arbitration Commission in 1971 for a three year term, following which she was elected President of the 1500 member Association representing placement firms in New York State (1974-76). IN 1976, The New York State Senate, in 1976, cited her as the leading force behind the modernization of state laws that affect employment agents.
- Expert Witness (State Court)
- Expert (Federal Court)
A certified arbitrator, by NAPC, EOLIS took the reins as chairman of its Arbitration Committee in 1976 and and after completing her three year term continued to serve as an arbitrator, chief arbitrator, and mediator, until 2012. Over the course of her career she has been consulted as an expert in more than 100 cases involving fee disputes, attorney compensation claims, and employment discrimination grievances. She has been designated as an expert witness in both state and federal courts and deemed qualified in every case that tested her credentials.
Comfortable In the Hot Seat
Ms. Eolis has given expert testimony in deposition, arbitration and/or at trial in more than 20 cases over the years.