MEMBER PROFILE: William Garth Christopher
 

William Garth Christopher
Maglio Christopher & Toale PA Law Firm
1605 Main Street
Suite 710
Sarasota, FL 34236

Tel: 888 952-5242
Fax: (877) 952-5042
Email: wchristopher@mctlawyers.com
www.mctlawyers.com

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ONLINE APPOINTMENT SCHEDULING
   
Calendar Last Updated: 20 Sep 16

 





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William Christopher's scheduling staff
(Kelly Parsons (Florida Registered Paralegal), kelly@mctlawyers.com)

 

ADR SERVICES & CERTIFICATIONS
 
ADR Services:
Mediation (Circuit-Civil)
Arbitration (Civil/Commercial)
Arbitration (Construction)
Med-Arb
Insurance Umpire

 

FL Certification Qualifications:
Circuit-Civil Mediator
Fl. Supreme Court Qualified Arbitrator

Serving the following Judicial Circuits:
12

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MEDIATION CASE EXPERIENCE
 
William Garth Christopher has experience in settling the following types of case:
Banking & Finance
Business Dissolution
Commercial/Business
Community Associations
Condominiums
Construction
Contract Disputes
Debt Collections
Engineering
Family Businesses
Franchise
Health Care
Insurance
Landlord/Tenant
Mortgage Foreclosure
Partnerships
Personal Injury
Premises Liability
Product Liability
Professional Fees
Professional Negligence
Real Estate
Religious Institutions
Torts
 
PROFESSIONAL INFORMATION

Biographical Notes:

I have been admitted to practice law in Virginia (1970), the District of Columbia (1970), Michigan (1977), Florida (1988) and Texas (1989). Additionally, I have been allowed to conduct trials in New York, Minnesota, California and Colorado.

I am a member of the bar of the U.S. Supreme Court and various Federal Circuit Courts of Appeal and District Courts.   I am certified in  Construction Law by the Florida Bar's Board of Legal Specialization.

I am also a member of the Commercial Panel, Construction Panel, Large & Complex Case Panel, and a mediator for the American Arbitration Association. I am certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a Circuit/Civil Mediator.

ADR Experience:
Over 40 years in the practice of law in large to medium size firms in Washington, D.C., Detroit, West Palm Beach, Tampa and Sarasota. My entire practice has involved trials, arbitrations and mediations of complex civil cases. I have arbitrated over 200 cases as a neutral arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association, and I have mediated over 100 cases as a mediator for the AAA and also as a Florida State Circuit/Civil mediator. I am certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a Circuit/Civil Mediator. I completed Florida's "Approved Arbitration Training" on August 28, 2008, to be a court-appointed arbitrator under Chapter 44, Fla. Stat. and Fla. R. Ct. App. Arb. 11. On March 5, 2010, I completed the Residential Mortgage Foreclosure Mediation Training pursuant to Administrative Order No. AOSC09-54.

Education:

  • United States Military Academy, West Point, West Point, N.Y. (B.S., 1962)
  • University of Virginia School of Law (Juris Doctor, 1970)

Languages

English

Memberships & Affiliations :

  • Order of the Coif (Virginia Law School)
  • The Raven Society (University of Virginia)
  • The Barristers (Washington D.C.)
  • American Arbitration Association
  • The Florida Academy of Professional Mediators
  • The Florida Bar
  • The District of Columbia Bar
  • State Bar of Texas
  • Virginia State Bar
  • Sarasota County Bar Association
  • Manatee County Bar Association
  • Phi Delta Phi (Magister, Minor Inn 1969-1970)
Association of Trial Lawyers of America (07-05)

RATES & PAYMENT INFORMATION

Rates: Please call Kelly Parsons for details at 888-952-5242 or kelly@mctlawyers.com.

Payment: Please call Kelly Parsons for details at 800-952-5242 or kelly@mctlawyers.com.

Cancellation Policy: Please call Kelly Parsons for details at 888-952-5242 or kelly@mctlawyers.com.


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