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Lee Hornberger, Mediator & Arbitrator, Traverse City, Michigan.

Lee Hornberger

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Lee Hornberger, Arbitrator & Mediator
6730 Mission Ridge
Traverse City, MI, 49686
Tel: (231) 941-0746
Website: www.leehornberger.com
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Recognized to Michigan Chapter for Mediation & Arbitration Other ADR Services: ADR Training/CME, Med-Arb
  • Practice Commenced: 2002
  • Total Mediations (as of May 2019): 320
  • Total Arbitrations (as of May 2019): 300
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Biographical

Lee Hornberger is Immediate Past Chair of the ADR Section of the State Bar of Michigan; in The Best Lawyers of America 2018 and 2019 for his work in arbitration; and on the 2016 , 2017, and 2018 Michigan Super Lawyers lists for alternative dispute resolution.

He has received a First Tier ranking in Northern Michigan for Arbitration by U.S. News -Best Lawyers Best Law Firms in 2019.
 
He is a member of the Professional Resolution Experts of Michigan (PREMi), former Editor of The Michigan Dispute Resolution Journal, and former Chair of the Grand Traverse-Leelanau-Antrim Bar Association's ADR Committee.

He has served as a Michigan Civil Rights Commission Hearing Referee; Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians Hearing Officer; on Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians Hearing Officer list; President of the Grand Traverse-Leelanau-Antrim Bar Association; and Chair of the Traverse City Human Rights Commission.

He has received the George N. Bashara, Jr. Award for exemplary service and the Hero's Award for outstanding contribution from the State Bar of Michigan's ADR Section; is on the "Northern Michigan's A-List" of Attorneys. Traverse: Northern Michigan's Magazine (January 2009); and received Conflict Resolution Services' "Pinnacle Award," the Community Mediation Services' Certificate of Appreciation; and the Albert Nelson Marquis Lifetime Achievement Award.


Case Experience

  • ADA Disability
  • Appellate
  • Bankruptcy/Creditors
  • Business Dissolution
  • Civil Rights
  • Commercial/Business
  • Condominiums
  • Construction
  • Consumer Fraud
  • Contract Disputes
  • Debt Collections
  • Discrimination
  • EEOC
  • Employment
  • Family Businesses
  • Labor/Unions
  • Land Use/Planning
  • Landlord/Tenant
  • Libel & Slander
  • Local Govt./Municipalities
  • Media & Communications
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Military
  • Mortgage Foreclosure
  • Native American
  • Non-profit Organizations
  • Personal Injury
  • Police
  • Postal
  • Probate
  • Professional Fees
  • Professional Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Professional Negligence
  • Property Damage
  • Public Policy
  • Railroad & Trucking
  • Real Estate
  • Securities
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Shareholder Disputes
  • Torts
  • Trusts / Estates
  • Wage & Hour/FMLA

Education

  • Wayne State University, LLM, Labor Law - 1982
  • University of Michigan, School of Law - J.D. cum laude - 1968
  • University of Michigan, B.A. - 1966

Memberships & Affiliations

  • State Bar of Michigan (ADR Section [Immediate Past Chair, 2018-____; Chair, 2017- 2018; Chair-Elect 2016-17]; Representative Assembly (2010-16); former Editor, The Michigan Dispute Resolution Journal; George N. Bashara, Jr. Award from ADR Section for exemplary service)
  • Grand Traverse-Leelanau-Antrim Bar Association (President 2007-08)
  • American Arbitration Association
  • National Mediation Board 
  • Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service
  • Member, Grand Traverse County Board of Canvassers (2007-2016)
  • Traverse City Human Rights Commission (Chair 2015-16)
  • Hearing Officer, Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians
  • Hearing Officer list, Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians
  • Professional Resolution Experts of Michigan (PREMi)
  • 2016 , 2017, and 2018 Michigan Super Lawyers lists for alternative dispute resolution
  • The Best Lawyers of America 2018 and 2019 for his work in arbitration
  • He has received a First Tier ranking in Northern Michigan for Arbitration by U.S. News -Best Lawyers Best Law Firms in 2019
  • National Arbitration and Mediation

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