Kristen M. Blankley is an Assistant Professor at the University of Nebraska College of Law. Professor Blankley teaches and writes on a wide variety of mediation and arbitration topics, including ethics in dispute resolution. In addition, Professor Blankley sits on the boards of directors of her local community mediation center and statewide mediator association. She is also involved in the ABA Section Dispute Resolution, notably as the co-chair of the Ethics Subcommittee. She is also a practicing mediator and arbitrator.