Anne Dalton

ANNE DALTON IS A PRACTICING ATTORNEY licensed in Florida, New York and Pennsylvania. She has prior experience in insurance defense (representing insurance syndicates through an international law firm based in NYC), construction litigation, government transactional and litigation matters, small and large corporate litigation, and entertainment law. She is an ADR professional, having provided services in over 7,500 circuit civil and family mediations as well as in non-binding arbitrations. A partial list of her professional accomplishments includes:

  • Fellow, American College of Civil Trial Mediators
  • Diplomate, National Association of Distinguished Neutrals
  • The Florida Bar Professional Ethics Committee (2017-2023), appointed by the President
  • President Emerita, Lee Bar Association
  • General Magistrate and Court Commissioner (inactive), 20th Judicial Circuit
  • Certified Federal Court Mediator, Middle District of Florida
  • Certified Circuit Civil (1996) & Appellate (2013) Mediator, Florida Supreme Court
  • Federal Court Mediator (various)
  • Certified County (1996), Family (1994) & Dependency (1998) Mediator – Florida Supreme Court
  • Qualified Florida Arbitrator
  • Professor, Florida Gulf Coast University (adjunct), Alternative Dispute Resolution

In addition to lecturing both nationally and internationally, Anne conducts frequent workshops throughout the United States on copyright, fair use, invasion of privacy, contract, and other matters for artists, writers, musicians, sculptors, multi-media artists, educational, administrators, and others.

Anne’s practice areas for Mediation and Arbitration include:

  • Contracts
  • Construction Law
  • Property (Real and Personal)
  • Insurance
  • Malpractice
  • Entertainment
  • Intellectual Property
  • Municipal and General Governmental
  • Probate
  • Guardianship
  • Business
  • Partnership and Corporate Matters
  • Divorce
  • Parenting Plans
  • Child Support
  • Creative Arts

Anne has been a qualified arbitrator for over 15 years and conducts non-binding court-ordered arbitrations for those who wish speedy and effective resolution of their legal issues.

Areas Of Expertise

  • Business/Commercial
  • Construction
  • Estate/Probate/Trusts
  • Governmental/Public Agency
  • Insurance
  • Personal Injury/Torts
  • Real Property
  • Divorce
  • Child Custody
  • Foreclosure

Special Designation

  • N/A

Areas Of Certification

  • Federal
  • County Court
  • Circuit Civil
  • Family Law
  • Appellate
  • Dependency


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