FAPM Florida Mediators List

Steven Stinson

Stinson Mediation, L.L.C.

(561) 683-8551Phone
(561) 686-7710Fax

Steven A. Stinson
Stinson Mediation, L.L.C.
5725 Corporate Way, # 209
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Phone: (561)-683-8551
Fax: (561)-686-7710
Cell: (561)-707-8707

Litigator, Trial Attorney & Mediator:

Tried more than 150 Circuit Court cases to conclusion in all areas of personal injury and commercial litigation. Prepared thousands of other cases for trial which eventually settled.

Handled cases in the following areas: general civil litigation, medical malpractice & hospital liability, personal injury & wrongful death, governmental liability & police misconduct, constitutional litigation, insurance coverage & bad faith, construction defects, property insurance and commercial litigation.

Involved in mediation as an attorney since early 1980’s; currently Florida Certified Circuit Civil Mediator. Qualified Arbitration training and Umpire training.

Speaking, Writing & Teaching:

Written numerous articles for bar and insurance publications.
Spoken at numerous bar and insurance seminars.
Taught General Insurance and Business Law courses at college level.

Significant Insurance Background & Training:

Earned both C.P.C.U. (Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter) and C.L.U. (Chartered Life Underwriter). Also received A.I.C. (Associate in Claims) and A.A.I. (Accredited Advisor in Insurance).

Bar & CPCU Leadership:

Palm Beach County Bar Association, President 1989-1990
Rutherford and Cannon County, Tennessee Bar, President 2000.
Florida Gold Coast Chapter President 1993-1994; 2002-2004
National Board of Governors, CPCU Society, 1999-2000.


J.D. (Law) Vanderbilt University

Ll.M. (Air & Space Law) McGill University

B.A. (Psychology) Vanderbilt University

C.P.C.U. (Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter) American Inst. of C.P.C.U.

C.L.U. (Chartered Life Underwriter) American College

A.I.C. ( Associate in Claims) & A.A.I (Accredited Advisor in Insurance) Ins. Inst. Of America


Attorney, Supreme Court of Florida, Supreme Court of Tennessee & Supreme Court of Indiana (Retired). Various Federal Courts, including Supreme Court of the United States

Certified Circuit Civil Mediator, DRC, Supreme Court of Florida

Certified as Paid Mediator by Division of Florida Condominiums, Timeshares and Mobil Homes to mediate disputes arbitrated pursuant to § 718.1255.


Lieutenant Colonel (Ret.), J.A.G. Corps, United States Army

Seminar presentations and writings sent on request.


Mediation TypeArea of ExpertiseCircuit DistrictMember TypeLanguages
CountyFamily Law 15, 19Regular


5725 Corporate Way, Suite 209
West Palm Beach, FL 33407