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About Our Firm


Elliot and Richard bring their extensive experience in law and medicine to the mediation process. They’re available for co-mediating any dispute that would benefit from a combination of their unique perspectives. 

A mediator can help you and your client resolve your dispute more quickly and at a lower cost, while allowing each party to directly participate in the negotiations. To discuss your situation, please don’t hesitate to reach out to us.


Dr. Richard Polisner

Richard is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil and Family Mediator. Because of his unique experience, he has great empathy for the Parties in the mediation as well as a great respect for the mediation process. Also, his perspective as a non-lawyer tends to place the disputing parties at ease with the process, thereby allowing the Parties to be objective and comfortable during the mediation.


Rich Polisner, DPM, MJ

Qualifying Experience

  1. Extensive experience in Mediation as both a mediator (12 years) and a party to several mediations.

  2. Practiced 30 years as a Board Certified Foot and Ankle Surgeon

  3. 1996-2003 CEO of several musculo-skeletal medical practices

  4. 2014-2018 COO of Acacia Designs, a Dutch medical device company for development of the TetraGraph neuromuscular monitor

  5. Active in the formation of three separate podiatric medical malpractice insurance companies and assisted in establishing their risk management protocols as well as extensive experience consulting with both medical malpractice and other medical disputes prior to litigation


Elliot Fixler, Esq.

Elliot is a Family and Circuit Civil Mediator as well as an attorney in criminal and civil cases. He has extensive experience as a litigator having defended lawsuits against corporations, municipalities, insurance companies and their insured’s as well as representing plaintiffs in personal injury and other lawsuits. He litigated high exposure cases representing both plaintiffs and defendants in jury trials, bench trials, appeals, mediations, arbitrations and settlement negotiations. He tried hundreds of cases to their conclusion and began trials of countless others that eventually settled.


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