United States Arbitration & Mediation (USA&M)
A leader in offering innovative, effective methods to help resolve disputes.
USA&M is a client based Alternative Dispute Resolution administrator providing a skilled panel of mediators and arbitrators to the legal, business and insurance community nationwide.USA&M was established in 1985 and is now the largest provider of Alternative Dispute Resolution in the Midwest.The USA&M Staff has administered the alphabet soup of litigation from the common auto case to the difficult wrongful death matter. Our expertise extends from the will contest to the complex large class action matters.
Our mediators are specially selected and receive yearly advanced training to hone and polish their skills. Our well equipped conference center allows the parties to focus on their case in an atmosphere conducive to settlement.Our mission is to help contesting parties obtain resolution of their dispute through the use of an appropriate dispute resolution process. Our core values include honoring self-determination in the resolution process, a respect for people and belief in the importance of education.Submittal of cases to USA&M for Arbitration or Mediation is quick and easy. We look forward to working with you on your next case.
Congratulations USA&M Mediators!
Congratulations to the following mediators for being recognized as…
Congratulations to Ted L. Perryman for being recognized as Lawyer of the year for Insurance Litigation as voted on by his peers!
George Fitzsimmons (ADR)Michael Geigerman (ADR)Judge Limbaugh (Commercial)Anthony L. Martin (Mass Tort Litigation/Class Action–Defendant)Gerald Ortbals (1st Amendment)Ted Perryman (Insurance, Personal Injury, Mass Tort Litigation/Class Action)Russell Scott (Insurance Law & Personal Injury)Gary Snodgrass (Personal Injury)Stephen M. Strum (Health Care, Insurance and Product Liability DefensePaul Venker (Labor & Employment Law, Personal Injury, Med Mal)
Congratulations to Kim L. Kirn for being recognized as one of 25 finalists in Mediation for St. Louis Magazine’s 2016 Excellence in Law Finalists
USA&M was named Best Firm for Mediation in Missouri for 2016 by U.S. News & World Report.
One of our mediators, Kurtis B. Reeg, has been named an “Unsung Hero in Business” by St. Louis Small Business Monthly in recognition of his tireless dedication to community service.A lifelong resident of St. Louis who grew up giving back, Kurt was featured alongside five other local businessmen and women who are devoted to making the city and its surrounding metropolitan region a better place to live and work.“A lot of people need help. If I cheer someone up when they’re not feeling good, then it’s a success.” Kurt is deeply involved in his community. He has been a longtime supporter of local veterans’ organizations and holds a leadership role at Missouri Baptist Medical Center as a member of its Board of Trustees. He and his wife Cindy also fund scholarships at the hospital’s nursing school and are sponsoring renovations to its birthing center.Congratulations, Kurt!
George Fitzsimmons & Michael Geigerman for ADRPaul Venker for Labor & Emp Law, Med Mal & Personal InjuryRussell Scott for Personal InjuryTed Perryman for Personal Injury & Mass Tort/Class ActionGary Snodgrass for Personal Injury
Gary Snodgrass for Professional Liability: DefenseGeorge Fitzsimmons & Michael Geigerman for ADRKurtis Reeg for Personal Injury Products: DefensePaul Venker for Personal Injury Medical Malpractice: DefenseTed L. Perryman for Transportation/Maritime
George Fitzsimmons & Michael Geigerman (ADR)Judge Limbaugh (Commercial)Gerald Ortbals (1st Amendment)Ted Perryman (Insurance, Personal Injury & Mass Tort-Defense)Russell Scott & Gary Snodgrass (Personal Injury)Paul Venker (Labor Law & Personal Injury)
Congratulations to the following for being inducted into the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals!