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MEMBER PROFILE: Stephan B. Widmeyer
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Stephan B. Widmeyer
Mediation Offices
PO Box 511318
Punta Gorda, FL 33951

Tel: (941) 875-4607

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Calendar Last Updated: 16 Oct 18


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Steve Widmeyer's scheduling staff


ADR Services:
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FL Certification Qualifications:
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Serving the following Judicial Circuits:
6, 10, 12, 13, 20

[ Click for Map of Florida's Civil Circuits ]

Stephan B. Widmeyer has experience in settling the following types of case:
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Stephan B. Widmeyer has experience in the following areas of areas of Family Law:
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Biographical Notes:
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I was first certified as a Circuit Civil and Family Mediator in 1993 (re-certified in Circuit Civil in 2010, Family, 2011); Mediator Number 4326FRA. Certified as an Appellate Mediator, 2011.

I have been an active mediator since 1993; I have mediated nearly 3,000 disputes in various areas of the law, including, but not limited to, consumer/business disputes, personal injury and products liability cases, contract disputes, construction disputes, probate contests, family issues, and foreclosures. I am a Certified Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Mediation Program mediator, and I was rostered with both the Collins Center and Conant Center RMFM Programs until the Supreme Court cancelled the program.  I am rostered with the US District Court, Middle Dist. of Florida, as a bankruptcy residential mortgage foreclosure mediator. I estimate that, since 1993, between 30% and 40% of my practice has been as a mediator; since I retired from active law practice in 2012, I devote 100% of my professional life to mediation and arbitration. 

I have also been sole arbitrator in several cases, both court-referred non-binding arbitration and voluntary binding arbitration.

I conducted workshops at the 2011 and 2012 DRC Conferences in Orlando, both of which were well-attended and received highly favorable reviews from attendees.

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  • Washburn University College of Law, J.D., 1977
  • Ohio University, Athens, Ohio. Master of Arts degree, 1968
  • West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon, West Virginia - Bachelor of Science, 1966
  • United States Navy, active duty 1968 - 1972
  • Languages
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    Memberships & Affiliations :
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     National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals

    Florida Association of Professional Mediators

    ADR Section of The Florida Bar

    Federal Bar (US Dist. Ct., 11th C.C.A, US Tax Ct., US Supreme Ct.)


    Rates: $125/hour per party. Sessions reserved by the half- or whole day. Three hour minimum fee half day, five hour minimum fee whole day reservations.
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    Payment: Payment is required at the close of each session unless other arrangements have been made in advance of the session.
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    Cancellation Policy: The minimum fee applies if session is cancelled within 2 business days of date, barring exigent and unavoidable circumstances (in the mediator's sole discretion).
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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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