FAQs

Welcome to the Frequently Asked Questions or FAQs page.  In this section, you’ll find links to video files containing the answer to some of the most commonly asked legal and ADR questions on the Web.

ADR Questions

General Mediation and Arbitration Questions

  1. What is alternative dispute resolution or ADR?
  2. Are mediation and arbitration legally binding?
  3. Can I use a lawyer at my mediation or arbitration hearing?
  4. Who attends the mediation?

Divorce Mediation Questions

  1. Do we need to file for divorce before coming to mediation?
  2. Why does divorce mediation work?

Construction Law Questions

  1. What is a construction lien?
  2. What is a fraudulent lien and what are the penalties for filing one?
  3. Can I recover attorney’s fees in a construction defect lawsuit?
  4. How are unlicensed contractors treated under Florida lien law?