Member Profile: Robert E. Hornberger

Robert E. Hornberger
Robert E. Hornberger Attorney/Mediator, P.A.
404 N. 7th Street
PO BOX 8064
Fort Smith, AR 72902

Tel: (479) 783-1776
Fax: (479) 783-1890

Robert E. Hornberger regularly travels out of state to Louisiana, Missouri, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas

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ADR Services Include:

Mediation; Arbitration; Early Neutral Evaluation; Med-Arb

 

Robert E. Hornberger has substantive case experience in the following areas...

Appellate
Automotive
Banking & Finance
Civil Rights
Class Actions
Commercial/Business
Construction
Consumer Fraud
Contract Disputes
EEOC
Eminent Domain
Employment
Engineering
Environmental
Family Businesses
Health Care
Insurance
Land Use/Planning
Landlord/Tenant
Legal Malpractice
Libel & Slander
Medical Devices
Medical Malpractice
Mortgage Foreclosure
Nursing Homes
Partnerships
Personal Injury
Pharmaceuticals
Postal
Premises Liability
Probate
Product Liability
Professional Fees
Professional Liability
Professional Malpractice
Professional Negligence
Property Damage
Railroad & Trucking
Real Estate
Securities
Sexual Harassment
Shareholder Disputes
Title Disputes
Torts
Trusts / Estates
Workers' Compensation
Wrongful Death

 

BIOGRAPHICAL:

Bob Hornberger began law practice in Fort Smith, Arkansas, in 1972. From that time until 1998, he practiced in the field of civil litigation with concentration in personal injury, medical malpractice, products liability and business litigation. In 1994, he attended a basic mediation training course and, in 1998, left private practice to begin his career as a mediator/arbitrator. From that time through 2011, he has conducted over 2,000 mediations and related processes, the primary concentration being mediation. Bob has attended a variety of advanced mediation training courses, held numerous positions in alternative dispute resolution organizations and given speaking presentations on various aspects of alternative dispute resolution to a number of groups.

EDUCATION:

  • University of Arkansas, Fayetteville: BSBA 1969
  • University of Arkansas, Fayetteville: JD - 1972


MEDIATION TRAINING:

  • Dispute Management, Inc. - Judge David U. Strawn, Civil Mediation Training Course - 40 hours - April, 1994
  • Mediation and Conflict Management Services of St. Louis, Mediation of Civil and Commercial Disputes - 24 hours - March, 1996
  • United States Postal Service Redress Mediation Program - 24 hours - October, 1998
  • American Academy of Attorney-Mediators, Inc. - Ross W. Stoddard, III - Settlement Week Mediation Training - 7 hours - April, 1999
  • American Academy of Attorney-Mediators, Inc. - Advanced Mediator Training - annually 1999-2012

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Arkansas Alternative Dispute Resolution Commission -
    Commissioner, July, 2001 - 2013 (currently in 2nd 6 year term - appointment by the Chief Justice of theArkansas Supreme Court)
  • Arkansas Bar Association, Alternative Dispute Resolute Section President of Section (2000-2001)
  • American Bar Association, Section of Dispute Resolution
  • Fellow, American College of Civil Trial Mediators
  • ACR (Association for Conflict Resolution-formerly SPIDR) - Member
  • Arkansas Conflict Resolution Association - Member & Past Officer
  • Association of Attorney-Mediators - Member - Past Board of Directors
  • President, Arkansas Association of Defense Counsel: August, 1995 - August, 1996
  • President, Sebastian County , Arkansas Bar Association: 1981-1982
  • House of Delegates, Arkansans Bar Association: Mid-1980's
  • National Association of Securities Dealers, Regulation Mediator - May, 1998 to present
  • United Sates Postal Service Redress Mediation Program - Oct. 1998 to present
  • EEOC Contract Mediator - April, 1999 to present
  • Adjunct Professor, University of Arkansas at Fort Smith , Spring 2002, 2003

Rates

$300 administrative fee plus $250/hour for preparation and mediation time - $1,500.00/day minimum - expenses charged for long distance travel - flat fee available upon request and consultation
 
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