WEST PALM BEACH, FL. – JAMS, the largest private provider of mediation and arbitration services worldwide, today announced the addition of David F. Crow (retired Judge 15th Judicial Circuit) to its panel. Mr. Crow will be based in the JAMS Boca Raton Hearing Center and serve as an arbitrator, mediator and special master in a variety of disputes including Business/Commercial, Construction Defect, Class Action/Mass Tort, Employment, Insurance, Personal Injury/Torts, Professional Liability and Real Property.
Prior to joining JAMS, Mr. Crow served as a judge for more than 13 years in the 15th Judicial Circuit in Palm Beach County, Florida, with more than 10 years spent in the Civil Division. During his time on the bench, he served as Administrative Judge of the Civil Division for two years and presided over thousands of civil matters, both jury and non-jury processes. In his 13 years on the bench, Mr. Crow was consistently rated as one of the top judges in the 15th Judicial Circuit in bar associated polls.
Before his appointment to the bench, Mr. Crow practiced for nearly 30 years, with the last 25 as a founding member and shareholder of Paxton, Crow, Smith, Bosso-Pardo & Davis P.A. in West Palm Beach. He is board certified by the Florida Bar in Civil Trial Practice and has substantial experience litigating complex economic and catastrophic injury claims.
“David has an excellent reputation for working well with parties across both sides of the bar and bringing matters to a successful resolution,” said Chris Poole, JAMS president and CEO. “We know he will make an excellent addition to our panel in Florida.”
“I look forward to starting the next chapter in my professional career with the best of ADR providers,” said Mr. Crow.
Mr. Crow received his B.S.B.A from the University of Florida, his J.D. with honors from the University of Florida Levin College of Law.
Founded in 1979, JAMS is the largest private provider of mediation and arbitration services worldwide. With Resolution Centers nationwide and abroad, JAMS and its nearly 300 exclusive neutrals are responsible for resolving thousands of the world’s important cases. JAMS may be reached at 800-352-5267.