Philip L. Bruner

Title: Arbitrator, Mediator
Company: JAMS
Location: Stillwater, Minnesota,
United States


  • American Bar Association, Fidelity and Surety Law Committee, Public Contract Law Section, International Law Division (chairman, regional chairman, 1989-1996)
  • American College of Civil Trial Mediators (fellow)
  • American College of Construction Lawyers (fellow) (founding member, president, 2006-2007)
  • Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (fellow, chartered arbitrator)
  • College of Commercial Arbitrators
  • Institute for Energy Law (panel of arbitrators)
  • Institute for Transnational Arbitration (advisory board)
  • International Academy of Construction Lawyers
  • International Bar Association
  • Inter-Pacific Bar Association, International Construction Projects Committee (vice chairman, 1995-1997)
  • London Court of International Arbitration
  • Mahtomedi Area Educational Foundation (board of directors, president, 2002-Present, 1988-1994)
  • Mahtomedi Public Schools 832 Board of Education (1978-1986)
  • Minneapolis Club
  • Minnesota Church Foundation (president, board of directors, 1975-2013)
  • Minnesota State Bar Association, Litigation Section (vice chairman, 1979-1981)
  • National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals
  • National Contract Management Association
  • State Bar of Wisconsin
  • The Canadian College of Construction Lawyers Inc. (honorary fellow)
  • The Society of Construction Arbitrators (overseas member)
  • Thomson/Reuters/West’s Construction Contract Law Report, Construction Industry Advisory Board (chair)


  • Honoree, Distinguished Worldwide Humanitarian Award (2020)
  • Inductee, Top Professionals of the Year, Marquis Who’s Who (2018)
  • Recipient, Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award (2018)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in America,” Marquis Who’s Who (1988-2019)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the World,” Marquis Who’s Who (2003-2016)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in the Midwest,” Marquis Who’s Who (1985-2015)
  • Recipient, Norman Royce Prize, The Society of Construction Arbitrators (2011)
  • Featured Listee, “Who’s Who in Finance and Business,” Marquis Who’s Who (2009)
  • Recipient, Cornerstone Award, Forum on Construction Law, American Bar Association (2005)
  • Listee, Ten Outstanding Young Minnesotans, Minnesota Jaycees (1975)
  • Recipient, Decorated Air Force Commendation Medal

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