A leader in offering innovative, effective methods to help resolve disputes.


USA&M was named Best Firm for Mediation in Missouri for 2016 by U.S. News & World Report

  Congratulations to Michael Geigerman, George Fitzsimmons,    Hon. James Hartenbach, Kim Kirn and Rob Litz for being inducted into the National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals!


Congratulations to the following mediators for being recognized as 2016 Best Lawyers in St. Louis!

George Fitzsimmons & Michael Geigerman for ADR

Paul Venker for Labor & Emp Law, Med Mal & Personal Injury

Ted Perryman for Personal Injury & Mass Tort/Class Action

Gary Snodgrass for Personal Injury

Russell Scott for Personal Injury

Congratulations to the following mediators for being recognized            as 2015 Super Lawyers!

George Fitzsimmons & Michael Geigerman for ADR

Kurtis Reeg for Personal Injury Products: Defense

Paul Venker for Personal Injury Medical Malpractice: Defense

Gary Snodgrass for Professional Liability: Defense

Ted L. Perryman for Transportation/Maritime

Congratulations for being selected for The Best Lawyers in America!

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), Stephen Strum (Health Care & Insurance), Paul Venker (Labor Law & Personal Injury)


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.

NOTE: Nothing contained herein is intended to give legal advice. Individuals should always consult with an attorney before entering into a contract.

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