Floyd Hale

Floyd A. Hale, Esq.

JAMS Mediator, Arbitrator and Referee/Special Master

Case Manager
Debbie Holloman
T: 702-835-7804
F: 702-437-5267
7160 Rafael Rivera Way, Suite #400, Las Vegas, NV 89113


Floyd A. Hale, Esq.has arbitrated and mediated hundreds of personal injury and tort cases since joining JAMS in 2005. With 25 years of practice and 8 years serving as a special master, arbitrator and mediator, Mr. Hale possesses a deep understanding of the legal, psychological, and physical hurdles that can often prohibit personal injury and tort cases from being resolved.

Representative Matters

Mr. Hale has handled many personal injury/tort cases encompassing a wide range of legal issues. Many have involved:

  • Assault
  • Automotive
    • Heard numerous disputes with issues relating to motor vehicle accidents, medical bills sustained, future medical bills, lost wages, attorney's fees, etc.
  • Common Carrier Accidents
    • Personal injury disputes involving motor vehicles, commercial aircraft and private aircraft, rail transport, etc.
  • Construction Defect
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Contracts
    • Serves on panels regarding personal injury and contracts
  • Elder Abuse
  • Environmental Disputes
  • Excessive Force During Police Action
  • Indemnity Agreements
  • Insurance Coverage
    • Has handled many cases involving uninsured and underinsured matters, policy deductible disputes, breach of contract, unfair practices, bad faith in settling claims, etc.
    • Serves on panels regarding personal injury, contracts and insurance
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Lemon Law
  • Libel/Slander
  • Malicious Prosecution
  • Medical Malpractice
    • Disputes involving doctors, nurses, occupational therapists, physicians, psychiatrists/psychologists, therapists, etc.
    • Experienced with issues related to injuries resulting from medical care, medical bills sustained, future medical bills, lost wages, future cost of care, etc.
  • Multidistrict Litigation
  • Personal Injury
    • Mediated numerous disputes related to personal injuries sustained on private property
  • Premise Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Liability
    • Heard matters related to personal injuries resulting from professional negligence
  • Property Damage
  • Sports Accidents
  • Sexual Abuse
    • Sexual harrassment, sexual battery, sexual assault, disputes involving minors, etc.
  • Trademark Infringement
  • Workplace Injuries
  • Wrongful Death
Completed Virtual ADR training conducted by the JAMS Institute, the training arm of JAMS. 

  • Served 22 years as a Nevada Bar Examiner
  • Recognized as one of the “500 Leading Judges in America,” by Lawdragon Magazine, 2006
  • A/V rated by Martindale Hubbell
  • Member, State Bar of Nevada
  • Member, State Bar of Oklahoma
  • Former Director of Clark County Bar Association
  • Appointed as a Nevada Supreme Court Settlement Judge
  • Appointed by the Nevada Supreme Court as a bar examiner for the State Bar of Nevada
  • Admitted to practice: Nevada, 1975; Oklahoma, 1974; United States District Court, District of Nevada, 1975; United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 1980; United States Supreme Court, 1980
  • Lecturer for seminars sponsored by the Nevada Bar Association, Clark County Nevada Bar Association, and the National Business Institute, Inc.
  • Author: "Implied Covenants with Common Oil Leasee," Tulsa Law Journal, Vol. 9, No. 2, 1973
  • Contributing author: "Nevada Civil Practice Manual," Nevada Bar Association, 1988
  • Arbitrator, Mediator, and Special Master; former partner for 30 years in litigation firm: Edwards, Hale, Sturman & Cushing (which merged with the Wilson Elser firm with offices worldwide)
  • J.D., University of Tulsa, 1973
  • B.A., University of Missouri, 1971

Counsel Comments

    • "Floyd Hale is an excellent and patient mediator. He does a great job, and has a track record of settling difficult cases."



Practice Areas


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