Partner in Wendel, Chritton, Parks & DeBari, Chartered, from 1998 - 2000. Partner in Harbsmeier, DeZayas, Appel, Harden & DeBari, LLP, from 2004 - 2007. Partner in Kimsey & DeBari, P.A., from 2007 - 2012. Currently Partner in Carroll & DeBari, P.L.
Tom has concentrated his professional practice in the areas of personal injury, insurance law, products liability and workers' compensation. After participating as an advocate in hundreds of mediations, Tom began shifting his practice toward dispute resolution in 2004 and to date, has successfully mediated cases in a wide variety of legal disciplines. Tom also maintains an active civil practice in order to stay on the cutting edge of the legal issues he encounters as a mediator.
- Community Associations
- Contract Disputes
- Debt Collections
- Entertainment Sector
- Local Govt./Municipalities
- Medical Malpractice
- Nursing Homes
- Personal Injury
- Premises Liability
- Product Liability
- Professional Fees
- Professional Negligence
- Workers' Compensation
- Wrongful Death
- B.A. Political Science, Brandeis University, 1989
- J.D. Stetson College Of Law,1992
Memberships & Affiliations
- Florida Bar
- Sports Lawyers Association
- Polk County Trial Lawyers Association
$185.00 per hour per party for 2 party mediations,
$145.00 per hour per party for 3 party mediations,
$120.00 per party per hour for 4 party mediations.
2 hour minimum charge. Discounts available for all day mediations.
***Two hour minimum charge per party for mediation. In addition there is an administrative fee of $95.00 per party. The first hour of travel is free on outbound and return trips. After, one hour of travel the charge is the mediator’s hourly rate per party. Principal offices 454 West Pipkin Road, Lakeland, FL 33813 and locations in Tampa, Orlando, Bartow, Sebring and Altamonte Springs.***