Attorney Profile

Steven A. Mayans

Attorney and Certified Mediator

Mr. Mayans is a mediator, arbitrator, and commercial litigator, with the majority of his practice devoted to alternative dispute resolution. In addition, Mr. Mayans has served in volunteer leadership positions with community and governmental entities, including the American Red Cross (past chapter chair of one of the nation’s top 30 chapters); the largest festival/arts event in Florida (executive committee member and legal counsel); a county-wide chamber of commerce (past board member and ethics task force chair); a city planning board (chair); a city zoning board (past vice chair); six city committees (mayoral appointments); and a neighborhood association (president).

Court Admissions

  • State of Florida Bar
  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida
    • (including Trial Bar)
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit
  • United States Supreme Court


  • Duke University, J.D., 1981
    Vanderbilt University, B.A.
    • magna cum laude, 1978


NADN Crest
  • Florida Supreme Court Circuit Court Certified Mediator
  • Florida Supreme Court Approved Arbitrator
  • United States District Court (Certified Mediator, Southern District of Florida)
  • American Arbitration Association (Member, National Roster of Neutrals, commercial mediation and commercial arbitration panels)
  • International Mediation Institute (Certified Mediator) Past Chair, ADR Committee of the Palm Beach County Bar Association
  • Member, National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals