Academy Member Inducted 2024

Elaine A Caprio, Arbitrator, Lynnfield, Massachusetts.

Elaine A Caprio

Caprio Consulting LLC
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Lynnfield, MA 01940
Tel: 6178339576
Cell: 6178339576
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Recognized to Massachusetts Chapter for Arbitration

Regularly travels out of state to: New Jersey, New York

Other ADR Services: Early Neutral Evaluation, Insurance Umpire
Video Conferencing
  • Practice Commenced2015
  • # of MEDS (as of 19/6/24)21
  • # of ARBS (as of 19/6/24)20
Current Practice
Online / In-Person


A coverage litigation lawyer and property & casualty insurance executive and officer with over 34 years of experience forging resolutions to U.S. and international business disputes through negotiation, litigation, arbitration and mediation.  Through Caprio Consulting & Coaching, provide arbitation and mediation services and consult on insurance, reinsurance and commercial contract issues.  Currently serving as Chief Reinsurance Officer of R&Q Re (in Liquidation), valuing proofs of claim as well as recovering and commuting outwards reinsurance.   Serving or served as wing, chair or sole arbitrator in over 60 matters involving contract, consumer, banking, insurance and reinsurance disputes.  Served as a mediator for over 20 matters, achieving an 80% success ratio.  American Arbitration Association Commercial Arbitrator and Mediator.  ARIAS-U.S. Certified Arbitrator and Qualified Mediator.  

Case Experience

  • ADA Disability
  • Banking & Finance
  • Bankruptcy/Creditors
  • Commercial/Business
  • Condominiums
  • Construction
  • Contract Disputes
  • Divorce (High Asset)
  • Employment
  • Environmental
  • Insurance
  • International
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Natural Disasters
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises Liability
  • Probate
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
  • Property Damage
  • Real Estate
  • Torts
  • Trusts / Estates
  • Unfair Competition
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Wrongful Death


  • Arbitrator Training and Continuing Education, ARIAS-U.S., 2015 to present
  • Mediator Training, Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California, 2014
  • Juris Doctor, Cum Laude, Suffolk University Law School, Boston, Massachusetts, 1989
  • BA, Humanities, Magna Cum Laude, Providence College, Providence, Rhode Island, 1986

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Panelist – American Arbitration Association National Roster of Arbitrators, 2017-Present
  • Panelist – American Arbitration Association National Roster of Mediators, 2019-Present
  • AIDA Reinsurance and Insurance Arbitration Society (ARIAS-US) Certified Arbitrator and Qualified Mediator, 2015-Present
  • Board Member:  Project Green Schools, December 2023-Present
  • Board Member: Massachusetts Insurance & Reinsurance Bar Association, 2016-December 2023
  • Board Member:  Girl Scouts of Eastern Massachusetts, 2017-January 2018
  • Board Member:  Bottom Line, MA, 2013-July 2016/ Chair, Strategy & Finance Committee
  • Board Member:  ARIAS-U.S., 2005-December 2012/ Board Chair, 2011-December 2012
  • Member: Advisory Board: Business Insurance Women to Watch, 2015-2018
  • Pro Bono Work: MWI Mediation Program, 2018-2020
  • Honored as a Business Insurance “Woman to Watch” in 2007 and an Intelligent Insurer “Influential Woman in Re/Insurance” in 2017

Rates Information

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