Mediation Requests

To hold dates or schedule a mediation or arbitration, contact:

Patricia Weiss
(941) 552-3871

Rate Schedule

Mr. Lyons’ rates for mediation and arbitration proceedings are calculated as follows:


2 parties:  $225.00 per hour, per party
3 parties:  $200.00 per hour, per party
4 or more parties:  $175.00 per hour, per party

Minimum fee half day:  4 hours
Minimum fee full day:  7 hours


Mr. Lyons’ hourly fee for arbitration and trial resolution proceedings is $500.00.  There is no charge for mileage or travel time for matters convened in Charlotte, Sarasota, Manatee, Hillsborough, Pinellas, Polk, DeSoto, Hardee, and Lee Counties.  Mileage and travel time at one-half the applicable hourly rate will otherwise apply.