Our mediators are seasoned litigators and trial lawyers whose experience allows them to thoughtfully analyze all aspects of your case and assist the parties in crafting a mutually-acceptable settlement. We facilitate meaningful dialogue while keeping the lawyers and their clients focused upon the benefits of compromise.
Peter is the owner, founder and senior mediator of Biscayne Mediation, LLC, having started the business in 2002 after receiving his Certification as a Circuit-Civil Mediator from the Florida Supreme Court.
Before Biscayne Mediation, Peter enjoyed a successful career as an AV-rated civil trial lawyer, representing both Plaintiffs and Defendants in personal injury, wrongful death, and insurance related matters.
As a full-time professional neutral, Peter serves as a mediator, an arbitrator, and as a neutral umpire in the appraisal of both residential and commercial first-party insurance claims. Peter’s ADR practice is statewide, and includes both State court and Federal court cases in the areas of medical malpractice, wrongful death, falls, motor vehicle accidents, first-party property claims, coverage disputes, negligent security, construction defects, product liability, and foreclosures.
In addition to his ADR work, Peter serves on the Board of Directors for Lawyers to the Rescue (lawyerstotherescue.org) and he volunteers as a Restitution Mediator in County Court criminal cases.
Agustin “Gus” Perez-Cervera
Gus has practiced as an attorney in South Florida since his admission to the Florida Bar in December of 1979. Gus has now transitioned his practice to Mediation and Arbitration and was certified by the Florida Supreme Court as a Circuit Court Civil Mediator on November 8, 2013.
Before joining Biscayne Mediation, Gus had a successful law practice that concentrated on commercial litigation, personal injury, wrongful death, medical malpractice and real estate litigation. Gus was also a President of a condominium association and therefore became familiar with legal issues concerning condominium associations and its owners.
As a professional Mediator and Arbitrator, Gus has served in cases involving commercial litigation, personal injury, mortgage foreclosures, real estate partition, and a variety of other cases.
Gus obtained a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration in 1976 from the University of Miami, and his Juris Doctor degree from Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania in 1979. Gus speaks fluent Spanish which has facilitated the settlement of cases involving Spanish speaking parties.