Trial lawyer, arbitrator and mediator in complex commercial litigation, music, sports and entertainment; construction, threatened and endangered species, environmental, power and process plants, maritime construction, architect, engineer, land use and real estate litigation, water, wastewater and stormwater, legal, medical and accounting malpractice, intellectual property; ADA/Fair Housing Act , estate and probate litigation. Florida Supreme Court certified mediator since 1989 and member of the American Arbitration Association Complex, Commercial, Construction and Energy Arbitration Panels. Lead trial counsel, neutral and advocate in several hundred trials, arbitrations and mediations in all courts including matters exceeding $100 million. Serves as trial counsel, mediator, arbitrator, special master.
United States Supreme Court; State and Federal Courts; Chair Ninth Judicial Circuit Professionalism Panel, The Florida Bar, Trial Lawyers, IP, Environmental Land Use, Sports Entertainment Sections; American Bar Association, Forum Committee on Construction; American Arbitration Association; American Institute Architects; American College of Barristers; Million Dollar Advocates Forum; Federal Bar Association; College of Master Advocates and Barristers.
University of Michigan, JD (1974); Miami University, Ohio, AB (1968); Lt. USS AULT, DD-698, (1968-71).