Robert L. Teitler

Robert L. Teitler

Robert L. Teitler

Scheduling: katie@sd-adr.com
O: 305.371.5490 | C: 954.249.3408

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Mediation Rates:

– 2 Party Case: $225 per party per hour
– 3 Party Case: $175 per party per hour
– 4 Party Case: $150 per party per hour

Minimum Fees:
– Half Day – 3 hours, or the amount of time reserved if more than 3 hours
– Full Day – 6 hours, or the amount of time reserved if more than 6 hours

The mediation fee is calculated based on your Mediator’s hourly billing rate as detailed above including any pre-mediation preparation time and post-mediation follow-up time spent on the matter.

Note: we do not charge any administrative, scheduling, or rescheduling fees. In exchange we ask that you please respect our time and the cancellation policy below.


If you need to cancel or reschedule, our office must be notified via email prior to the date and time indicated in your confirmation email for that particular mediation or arbitration in order to avoid the minimum fee.

Please note that for us to remain neutral, it is our policy to bill all parties equally for their portion of our minimum fees regardless of which party cancels a session or why it was canceled, even if it is being rescheduled, has settled, or one side is still willing to move forward.

  •  First Party Property
  • Insurance Coverage
  • Personal Injury
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Local Government


Robert L. Teitler is a Florida native who has practiced law in this state for over 37 years. Rob has worked for the state and in private practice, handling an array of personal injury and premises liability cases at both the trial and appellate levels.  During the course of his career, Rob has handled hundreds of appeals, resulting in an impressive 213 reported appellate decisions. Rob has also represented County government for many years in various sectors, including labor and employment, ethics, procurement and transactional, aviation, personal injury and taxation, and has served as Chair of the City, County and Local Government Law Section of The Florida Bar.


  • Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Mediator


  • Nova University Law Center, Juris Doctor 1982
  • Florida International University, Bachelor of Science 1978
  • Certified as a Circuit Civil Mediator by the Supreme Court of Florida
  • Member, The Florida Bar
  • Member, U.S. Supreme Court
  • Member, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida
  • Member, Executive Council and Past Chair of the City, County and Local Government Law Section of The Florida Bar; Chair of the Section’s Sunshine Law, Public Records and Ethics seminar committee
  • Member, Appellate Rules Committee of The Florida Bar (2003-2009)
  • Charter Member, Appellate Practice and Advocacy Section of The Florida Bar
  • “AV” Preeminent peer review rating from Martindale-Hubbell, since 1995
  • “AV” Preeminent rating from Martindale-Hubbell Judicial Edition, 2019
  • Recipient of the Paul S. Buchman Award from the City, County and Local Government Law Section of The Florida Bar, 2011, for Outstanding Contribution in the Area of Legal Public Service
  • Florida Trend Legal Elite, 2006 Appellate Practice; 2008 Government Attorneys
  • Florida Super Lawyers, 2007 for Government/Cities/Municipalities