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MEMBER PROFILE: W. Jay Hunston Jr.
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W. Jay Hunston Jr.
W. Jay Hunston, Jr., P.A.
P. O. Box 508
Stuart, FL 34995

Tel: (772) 223-5503
Fax: (772) 223-4092

Additional Offices: Whitefish, MT

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Calendar Last Updated: 17 Nov 18


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ADR Services:
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FL Certification Qualifications:
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Serving the following Judicial Circuits:
1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20

[ Click for Map of Florida's Civil Circuits ]

W. Jay Hunston Jr. has experience in settling the following types of case:
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Biographical Notes:
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W. Jay Hunston, Jr. is a solo dispute resolution practitioner, located in Stuart, FL, but practicing statewide in both Florida and Montana. He was previously a litigation partner with Boose, Casey, Ciklin, Lubitz, Martens, McBane & O'Connell, in West Palm Beach. Mr. Hunston's career as a trial lawyer began in 1976 and he earned certification as a Florida Bar Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer at the inception of that specialty area in Florida in 1983 through 2003.

After earning certification as a Circuit Civil Mediator in 1991 and as a Family Mediator in 1998, Mr. Hunston made the decision to restrict his practice solely to third party neutral dispute resolution services as of January 1, 2001.  In 2001 he was admitted to the Montana Bar.  Mr. Hunston then earned certification as an Appellate Mediator in 2012.

As a fulltime mediator/arbitrator/special master, Mr. Hunston specializes in the resolution of complex civil, construction, family and probate disputes.

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  • J.D., Stetson Univ. College of Law, 1976
  • B.A., Denison University, Granville, OH, 1971
  • Certified Circuit Court Mediator, 1991
  • Certified Family Mediator, 1998
  • Qualified Florida Arbitrator, 2000
  • Board Certified Civil Trial Lawyer, 1983 - 2003
  • Certified Appellate Mediator, 2012
  • AAA Roster of Neutrals, Commercial & Construction, 2013

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Memberships & Affiliations :
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  • ACR Member/Practitioner
  • Admitted to practice law in Florida and Montana
  • Past Chair (10 yrs), Palm Beach Co. Bar ADR Committee
  • Certified Mediator, Montana Mediation Association


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