Certified Civil Court Mediator
William F. Clair
Experienced trial attorney for 31 years in Florida and New York Federal, State, and Family courts. AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale-Hubbell. Former faculty member of the National Institute of Trial Advocacy.
Admiralty and Maritime Claims
Our mission is to provide experience, communication skills and neutrality to a confidential process to support an early resolution to an otherwise lengthy dispute.
Trial Alternative is committed to creating an environment which promotes open dialogue and realistic dealings to foster a fair compromise.
William F. Clair is a trial attorney who focuses his practice on maritime issues, hotels and resorts, restaurants, casinos, premises liability, insurance defense, construction litigation, and wrongful death claims. Mr. Clair has handled more than 50 trials/hearings and arbitration's in state, federal and family courts during his thirty one year career.
His experience in Federal Courts include the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the Southern and Middle Districts of Florida, the District of New Jersey, the District of Texas, and the District of Colorado. His experience in State Courts include the Supreme Courts of New York, Kings, Queens, Bronx, Rockland, Westchester, Nassau, and Suffolk counties and the Circuit Courts for Miami-Dade, Broward, Palm Beach and Family Court of Suffolk. His experience in arbitration's include both Florida and New York.
We are available to meet anywhere within the United States and encourage you to learn more about the attorney in which you choose to mediate your dispute resolution.
Mediation carries its own multitude of benefits and should serve as an appropriate guided negotiation between all parties involved. This alternative to trial provides an opportunity to present facts, clear up misunderstandings and preserve relationships in a confidential setting to find areas of agreement.
Why choose mediation?
Maritime personal injury cases
Maritime wrongful death cases
Maritime class actions
Maritime hurricane cases
Maritime infectious disease cases
Maritime medical practice cases
Maritime sexual assault cases
Catastrophic ship sinking cases
Premises liability personal injury cases
Premises liability wrongful death cases
Premises liability assault cases
Construction personal injury cases
Family Court divorce cases
Family Court child support cases
Family Court paternity cases