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Richard Lord

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Kaitlyn Bond 

Email:

kbond@uww-adr.com

Toll-Free:

(800) 264-2622

Phone:

(386) 255-7722

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Contact

Location:

IBERIABANK Tower, Suite 400, 1645 Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard, West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Phone:

(561) 533-7553

Direct:

(800) 863-1462

Email:

rlord@uww-adr.com

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About

Richard Lord, a Fellow of the American College of Civil Trial Mediators and the American Bar Foundation, has been with Upchurch Watson White & Max since 1999.  He mediates cases nationwide.

Richard mediates a broad range of commercial and personal injury cases with an emphasis on professional negligence including medical malpractice, nursing home negligence, products, premises, negligent security, auto, breach of contract, ERISA, Eminent Domain, and employment claims. He is a frequent lecturer on ADR topics, and is an active member of the American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution.

Education

B.A. Economics, University of Florida

J.D. University of Florida College of Law

Harvard University Law School, Advanced Negotiation Program

Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator
Florida Supreme Court Qualified Arbitrator
Certified U.S. District Court Mediator, Middle District of Florida
Mediator for the United State Postal Service REDRESS Program

Memberships

  • Member, The Florida Bar
  • Member, Palm Beach County Bar Association / Alternative Dispute Resolution Committee
  • Member, Council of the Section of Dispute Resolution, American Bar Association (ABA), 2016; Section Executive Committee and Membership Committee Chair, 2017
  • Co-Chair, Section of Dispute Resolution Mediation Committee, ABA, 2014-2017
  • Fellow, American Bar Foundation (ABF)
  • Fellow, American College of Civil Trial Mediators (ACCTM)
  • Member, National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals (NADN)
  • Member, Florida Circuit-Civil Mediator Society
  • Former Member, Fifth DCA Appellate Mediation Pilot Program Task Force
  • Former Member, myregion.org, "Creating Access To Capital" work group
  • Co-Author, "The Mediator's Role in the Family Business", American Journal of Mediation (volume 2, 2008)

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Areas Of Practice

  • ADA
  • Auto
  • Aviation
  • Commercial
  • Construction
  • Contract
  • Eminent Domain
  • Employment
  • ERISA
  • Family Business
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Medical and Dental Malpractice
  • Negligent Security
  • Nursing Home
  • Personal Injury
  • Premises
  • Professional Liability
  • Products
  • Real Estate