Miles Mediation and Arbitration Expands in Florida – Acquires Central Florida Mediation Group

LAKELAND, FL, August 9, 2022 – Miles Mediation & Arbitration, the largest and fastest growing alternative dispute resolution (ADR) firm in the Southeast, is expanding its Florida footprint with the acquisition of Central Florida Mediation Group, a highly successful and respected mediation firm headquartered in Lakeland, FL, and serving clients throughout the state.


Central Florida Mediation Group is comprised of a panel with a wide range of skill sets, giving them the ability to resolve even the most complex and contentious disputes. The Lakeland facility is the most accommodating in Central Florida, with amenities designed to make the process easier and more relaxed; offering wireless internet access, 10 conference rooms, projector screens with projectors provided, conference calling, and a fully stocked cafe for clients to enjoy.


Miles Mediation & Arbitration is headquartered in Atlanta with additional offices in Savannah, Charlotte, Nashville, Jacksonville, Columbia, SC, and now Central Florida. The firm provides a comprehensive professional services model that combines the expertise of its highly-skilled and diverse panel of neutrals with an unparalleled level of client support. The firm’s top-notch ADR facilities offer the perfect “neutral” location for all clients.


“I couldn’t be more excited about this acquisition,” said John Miles, CEO of Miles Mediation & Arbitration. “We have been seeking an opportunity for expansion in Florida, and Neal O’Toole, owner of Central Florida Mediation Group, has built an excellent and reputable firm. Their mediators are top-notch in the industry. In addition, we are excited to bring the Miles experience to Central Florida by offering the talents and resources that have made Miles one of the largest and fastest-growing ADR firms in the Southeast.”


For now, clients will continue to be served through Central Florida Mediation Group. The transition to the full Miles experience will occur as systems are integrated over the next several months, to ensure a seamless experience.


Miles Mediation & Arbitration is shaping the alternative dispute resolution (ADR) industry with our comprehensive professional services model that combines the expertise of our highly-skilled and diverse panel of neutrals combined with an unparalleled level of client support in order to guide and empower parties to fair, timely and cost-effective resolution regardless of case size, specialization, or complexity. For more information, call 888-305-3553 or visit


Media Contact:
Kimber Bond
Miles Mediation & Arbitration

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