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Sukhsimranjit Singh

Contributing Associate Professor

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Contact Information

Salem Campus

900 State Street
Salem  Oregon  97301


Sukhsimranjit Singh practices, teaches, and trains in dispute resolution. He is the Judge Danny Weinstein Managing Director of the Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution and an associate professor of law and practice at Pepperdine Caruso School of Law, where he also directs the LLM program in dispute resolution. He specializes in cross-cultural dispute resolution, has published numerous articles, and delivered many keynotes, including a TEDx Talk on cross- cultural communication in Salem, Oregon. Dr. Singh has mediated intercultural and commercial cases in the United States, India, and Canada, among other countries. An Honorary Fellow with the International Academy of Mediators, he is also a council member of the Section of Dispute Resolution of the American Bar Association and board member at Weinstein International Foundation. He has trained lawyers and law students in more than 30 states and 22 countries. An avid reader and an amateur photographer, he loves to travel with his family. He is passionate about music, sports, and interacting with new cultures.

Professor Singh’s personal website is


  • Ph.D., National Law University, Delhi
  • LL.M., University of Missouri-Columbia
  • LL.B., National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University, Hyderabad
  • B.A., National Academy of Legal Studies and Research University, Hyderabad

Areas of Specialization

  • Cross-Cultural Disputes
  • Faith-Based Disputes
  • International Disputes
  • Educating and Training Students and Professionals in ADR

Professional Associations

  • Board of Directors, Weinstein International Foundation
  • Council Member, American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution
  • Honorary Fellow, International Academy of Mediators (IAM)
  • Co-Chair, American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution Committee on Associate Issues, 2013-2014
  • Convener, Oregon Advocacy Project, Oregon Mediation Association, 2014
  • Board of Directors, Oregon Mediation Association, 2014
  • Elected Commissioner, City Mayor’s Office, Salem Human Rights and Relations Advisory Committee, 2010-2013
  • Convener, Asia-Pacific Mediation Summit, American Bar Association, 2012
  • Legal Editor, Orthopedic Medical Legal Advisor, North Carolina, 2005-2006
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Executive Development Center

Salem Campus

900 State Street
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.

Portland Campus

200 SW Market Street, Suite 101
Portland Oregon 97201 U.S.A.