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Judge Ted M. Akin
Mediator - Arbitrator - Special Judge
25 Highland Park Village
Suite 100-505
Dallas, TX 75205

Tel: (214) 821-6370
Fax: (214) 821-2135
Email: jeff@judgeakin.com

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Calendar Last Updated: 13 Nov 18


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All such requests will go immediately to
Ted Akin's scheduling staff
(Jeff Burson, jeff@judgeakin.com)


ADR Services:
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Serving the following regions of Texas: Serving throughout the State of Texas

[ Click for Map of Texas Regions, Counties and Cities ]

Judge Ted M. Akin has experience in the following areas of Civil Law:
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design elementCommunity Associations
design elementCondominiums
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design elementEnergy Sector (Oil, Gas)
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design elementLabor/Unions
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design elementProperty Damage
design elementPublic Policy
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Judge Ted M. Akin has experience in the following areas of Family Law:

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Biographical Notes:
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Judge Akin has been a full-time mediator and arbitrator for the past 28 years, conducting more than 4,000 mediations with a settlement rate greater than 90%. With more than 40 years of judicial experience and having been a trial attorney, judge and mediator, Judge Akin is an expert in resolving even the most complex case.

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  • B.A. History /Government - Southern Methodist University 1953
  • J.D. - Southern Methodist University 1955


  • American Arbitration Association - Mediator Training, 1990
  • American Bar Association - Resolution & Resilience in New York, 2004
  • Association of Attorney-Mediators - Advanced Training, 1996, 2004, 2005, 2007 - 2017
  • Association for Conflict Resolution - Annual Mediator Training Course, 2003
  • Civil Collaborative Practice Group - 2006
  • CPR: International Institute for Conflict Prevention & Resolution - 2004 - 2012, 2014
  • Dallas Bar Association - Mediator Training, 1989, 1990, 1996, 2004 - 2017
  • FINRA (Formerly NASD Dispute Resolution) - 2004
  • J.A.M.S.. - 1990 - 1994
  • NADN - Advanced Mediation Training - 2011, 2015, 2017
  • Texas Association of Mediators - 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2015, 2016
  • Texas Bar CLE - 2004, 2006
  • Texas Center for the Judiciary - Mediation Training - 1993

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Memberships & Affiliations :
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  • American Bar Association - ADR Section
  • American Judges Association
  • Association of Attorney-Mediators
  • Civil Collaborative Law Group - Former President
  • College of the State Bar of Texas
  • Dallas Bar Association - ADR Section & Collaborative Law Section
  • Dallas Bar Association - Courthouse Committee
  • Dallas Bar Association - Senior Lawyers Committee - Past Chairman
  • FINRA Dispute Resolution - (formerly NASD Dispute Resolution) - Panel of Arbitrators
  • International Mediation Institute - Certified Mediator
  • National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals
  • State Bar of Texas - ADR Section
  • Texas Academy of Distinguished Neutrals, Mediators & Arbitrators
  • Texas Association of Mediators
  • Texas Center for the Judiciary
  • Texas Collaborative Law Council - Founding Member
  • Texas Mediator Credentialing Association - Distinguished Mediator


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