The mediation process is a fragile and delicate process. Though most people may only experience the process once, the decisions made at mediation can leave lifelong impacts on a person’s
life. The owner’s unique life experiences which include a full military career, over 11 years as a law enforcement officer, as well as a law school degree, provide him with the necessary
skills to be your mediator. All mediators at Hickman Mediations LLC., must be Florida Supreme Court certified, which provides them with the necessary training and skills to
mediate for you.
Additionally, the mediator(s) at this firm are required to possess the following qualifying skills:
Ability to understand the negotiating process.
Ability to earn trust.
Ability to convert party’s positions into needs and interest.
Ability to screen non-mediable issues and make appropriate suggestions.
Ability to help parties to invent creative options.
Ability to assist parties in making their own choices.
Ability to help parties assess their non-settlement alternatives.
Ability to keep all information provided confidential.