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Richard B. Lord
Upchurch Watson White & Max
Sabadell Tower, Suite 400
1645 Palm Beach Lakes Boulevard
West Palm Beach, FL 33401

Tel: (800) 863-1462
Fax: (407) 661-5743

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Calendar Last Updated: 16 Oct 18


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All such requests will go immediately to
Richard Lord's scheduling staff
(Norma Abreu,


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 ]

Richard B. Lord has experience in settling the following types of case:
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Biographical Notes:
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Richard Lord, with Upchurch, Watson, White & Max since 1999, is a full time mediator and mediates throughout Florida and the Southeast. Richard became a certified mediator in 1997 after practicing as a trial lawyer in both State and Federal Court.

Mr. Lord is admitted to practice in the State Courts of Florida as well as the United States District Courts for the Middle and Northern Districts of Florida. Richard served on the Fifth DCA Appellate Mediation Pilot Program Task Force and is a speaker and consultant on ADR topics to professional organizations, law firms and businesses.

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  • B.A. Economics, University of Florida
  • J.D. University of Florida College of Law
  • Harvard University Law School, Advanced Negotiation Program

  • Certified Circuit Court Mediator
  • Certified U.S. District Court Mediator, Middle District of Florida
  • Certified Appellate Mediator - 5th District Court of Appeal
  • Registered Alabama State Court Mediator
  • Certified Tennessee Rule 31 Mediator

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Memberships & Affiliations :
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  • Fellow, American College of Civil Trial Mediators (ACCTM)
  • American Bar Association, Dispute Resolution Section
  • Orange County Bar Association
  • Florida Bar
  • Mediator for the United States Postal Service REDRESS Program


Rates: $475 per hour, divided equally between parties.
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Florida Circuit-Civil Member Roster  ::  Legal Notice  ::  FCCMS is the Florida Chapter of the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals

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