Gary Morgerman, founder and president of Construction Mediation Inc. (CMInc), was born, bred, and educated in New York City. A graduate of the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, with a degree in structural engineering, he later attended New York University School of Law. Twenty years ago he entered the field of construction claims and Alternate Dispute Resolution. Mr. Morgerman arbitrates and mediates construction cases for a number of organizations, agencies, and court systems. These include the Supreme Courts of New York and Westchester Counties, the New York City School Construction Authority, The Mayor's Office of Construction, the FDIC, the United States Department of the Interior, and the American Arbitration Association, among others. He also provides construction claims services for construction entities and law firms. Having written and spoken all around the country on these subjects, the Associated General Contractors cited him for his "pioneering and revolutionary efforts" in the field of construction mediation.