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Daniel E. Toomey, Esq. Joins The McCammon Group

For Immediate Release
September 1, 2009
For more information contact:
Rich Huffman
Direct Dial: (804) 421-5530

Daniel E. Toomey, an accomplished litigator, educator, and professional in alternative dispute resolution (ADR), has joined The McCammon Group, a leading provider of mediation, arbitration, and related dispute resolution services in the mid-Atlantic.

Mr. Toomey has extensive experience litigating and mediating Government Contract and Construction-related disputes including, but not limited to bid protests, delay, disruption, acceleration, and design defect claims.  He has litigated cases in numerous Federal District Courts from Coast to Coast and in both the U.S. Court of Federal Claims (USCFC) as well as Federal Boards of Contract Appeals.  Mr. Toomey served for a number of years on the Advisory Committee to the USCFC.

For the past 20 years, he has been involved in ADR as either an advocate, mediator, or arbitrator.
For the past decade, Mr. Toomey has been an appointed member of the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia’s Mediation Panel and has been regularly called upon to mediate a wide range of disputes with an expertise in construction cases.

In 2000, Mr. Toomey was elected a Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers.  He is listed in Chambers USA as a specialist in Construction Litigation and has also been acknowledged as such in the Virginia and D.C. editions of Super Lawyers as well as that magazine’s Corporate Counsel edition.

For 20 years, Mr. Toomey was an Adjunct Professor of Law at his alma mater, Georgetown Law Center, where he taught both Construction Law and Criminal Trial Practice.  In 2007, he was awarded the prestigious Paul R. Dean Award by Georgetown for distinguished service to the Law Center.  And for over 30 years, Mr. Toomey has been involved in the teaching of Trial Advocacy.  In 1978, he co-founded the NITA Program in Basic Trial Advocacy Skills at Georgetown Law Center.  For the last five years, he has been the Program Director of the D.C. NITA Advanced Program in Trial Advocacy.

Mr. Toomey is a past President of the Assistant U.S. Attorney’s Association of the District of Columbia.

Mr. Toomey will continue his law practice with Duane Morris, but now also lends his expertise to The McCammon Group as he serves the mediation, arbitration, and special master needs of lawyers and litigants throughout the United States and abroad.

Mr. Toomey joins the other professionals of The McCammon Group’s Washington, DC Panel:

Donald T. Bucklin, Esq. – Past President of the Bar Association of the District of Columbia
Geoff A. Drucker, Esq. – Past Chief Counsel of the Dispute, Resolution and Prevention at the USPS
Robert J. Grey, Jr., Esq. – Past President of the American Bar Association
Hon. Walter D. Kelley, Jr. – Former Judge of the United States District Court of the Eastern District of VA
Hon. Rufus G. King, III (Ret.) – Retired Chief Judge of the Superior Court of the District of Columbia
Hon. Warren R. King (Ret.) – Retired Judge of the D.C. Court of Appeals
Willie L. Leftwich, Esq. – Legal, Business and Civic Leader
Alexia Morrison, Esq. – Former Chief Litigation Counsel of the SEC
Hon. William C. Pryor (Ret.) – Former Chief Judge of the D.C. Court of Appeals
Robert P. Watkins, Esq. – Fellow of the American College of Trial Lawyers
Charles R. Work, Esq. – Past President, D.C. Bar

The McCammon Group provides alternative dispute resolution services (ADR) including mediation, arbitration, neutral evaluation, special master, private judging, as well as related training and consulting.  It consists of sixty-nine professionals including retired judges and practicing attorneys located throughout Washington, D.C., Maryland, and Virginia.  Since its founding in 1995, The McCammon Group has handled more than 11,000 disputes, with a mediation settlement rate of approximately 85%.  The McCammon Group is committed to the proposition that ADR processes provide individuals, as well as public and private entities, with many substantial benefits including effective and prompt resolution of disputes, self determination, cost savings, timeliness, flexibility, and confidentiality.

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