Ranse Howell

Ranse Howell

Ranse Howell is a member of the senior management team and oversees international efforts at JAMS. Ranse is an accomplished leader in cross-border alternative dispute resolution, with over a decade of experience in mediation, training, conflict management and business development. At JAMS, he supervises a global team with representatives in multiple markets across the United States as well as in China, Mexico and the United Kingdom, among other countries.

Previously, Ranse was head of the Negotiation and Leadership Academy at the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution and a mediator in both New York and California. He led the Civil Justice Reform Initiative for the Republic of Moldova and worked on multinational cases in Hong Kong, Ireland and South Africa. Ranse was also a visiting lecturer at the University of Westminster for nearly four years.

Articles and Video:

[Video] The Future of ADR: Reflecting on the Successes and Possibilities of Virtual ADR (02/18/22)
Reflections on the capabilities of virtual proceedings to positively impact parties across the globe and push the needle in access to dispute resolution

Disruptions, Disputes, and Dialogue: What Just Happened? (07/12/21)
Let’s reflect on our experiences, the mistakes we made, the lessons we learned and the conflicts we resolved.

[Podcast/Video] International Arbitration Across the Pond: Everything JAMS Part 1 (12/28/20)
JAMS Senior Vice President, Chief Legal & Operating Officer Kimberly Taylor and Director of International Operations Ranse Howell join Mayer Brown partners Charles Harris and Kwadwo Sarkodie on their podcast mini-series, “International Arbitration Across the Pond.”

The Singapore Convention and the JAMS/SCMC Joint Mediation Panel (10/16/20)
This article discusses new opportunities for cross-border mediation, collaboration and dialogue.

Managing Business Relationships During the Global Coronavirus Health Crisis: A Way Forward (03/08/20)
When there is a disruption to any part of the supply chain, the impact is felt globally. We are seeing this now with the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Navigating a Business Crisis Resulting from the Coronavirus (COVID-19) - Video (03/06/20)
We live in a connected world with intricate networks of supply chain and service relationships and any delay can result in multiple commercial challenges.

The Business of Disputes in Sports: A Chinese Perspective (12/12/19)
As part of a broader commitment to expand JAMS’ global footprint, the JAMS International Operations group recently organized an event in Beijing, China.