• Arbitration
  • Mediation
  • Pre-Suit Resolution
  • Special Master


David serves as a Fellow of the American College of Arbitrators and as a member of the Commercial, Large Complex Commercial, Employment and Healthcare rosters for the American Arbitration Association, and serves as an arbitrator for the American Health Lawyers Association. Read More


David Lichter has mediated more than 1,900 matters, is engaged regularly by plaintiffs and defendants and mediates cases throughout the United States and abroad. He is A/V rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest available rating, and is included in the 2021 edition of The Best Lawyers in America® in the specialty of Mediation and Arbitration, and the 2019 edition of Florida Super Lawyers® in the area of Alternative Dispute Resolution. Read More

Pre-Suit Resolution

Businesses often find themselves in disputes with a supplier, vendor or customer. Business owners and professional partnerships can have disagreements with each other, eventually leading to polarization and dissolution. Current and former employees and employers may have questions or disputes arising out of non-compete, non-solicitation or confidentiality agreements. Also, it is not uncommon for such disagreements to end up in court or arbitration. Read More

Special Master

David Lichter has been appointed as Special Master, Independent Investigator and Special Magistrate in state and federal court. His appointments have included, among others, the following matters: Lichter was appointed by a federal judge to revamp the intake operations of a high-volume, Plaintiff's firm and vet and approve every filing of the firm’s ADA complaints for one year. Read More