Gary Shaffer is an attorney with a mediation practice in Brooklyn, N.Y. He has been practicing Mussar since 2004 and been a board member of The Mussar Institute since its inception. He was President of TMI from 2010-2014. He has been leading Mussar groups at Congregation Beth Elohim in Brooklyn since 2007 and at the Manhattan JCC since 2014. He has given talks on Mussar and Mediation to lawyers and non-lawyers.