Best Mediators & Arbitrators in Houston

Why These Mediators & Arbitrators?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Houston Mediators & Arbitrators on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Bankston & Associates

Bankston & Associates has been an arbitration and mediation office in Houston since 1977. The founding attorney is a Board Certified Attorney and Distinguished Credentialed Mediator with almost 20 years of mediation experience and also handles arbitration, early case evaluation, negotiation consulting, complex case management, special master and ad litem work, and some trial work. The practice has handled cases in a wide range of areas and has been recognized by Super Lawyers and the Multi-Million Dollars Advocates Forum.

Houston, TX 77004


Susan S. Soussan

Susan S. Soussan has been handling arbitration and mediation in Houston since 1990. The former Texas District Judge and commercial litigator has mediated over 6,500 cases and arbitrated over 250 cases in the such fields as contract disputes, energy disputes, power plant contract disputes healthcare, intellectual property, class actions, and FLSA collective and class actions. The founder is Credentialed Distinguished with the Texas Mediator Credentialing Association, a Distinguished Fellow of the International Academy of Mediators, and a member of the American Arbitration Association.

Houston, TX 77056


Watt Thompson & Henneman LLP

Watt Thompson & Henneman LLP has been a Houston mediation and arbitration firm since 2001. The team brings over 80 years of combined experience to complex litigation matters concerning oil and gas, business law, tort litigation, and financial services law, and provides arbitration and mediation services for several financial institutions and other entities facing Financial Industry Regulatory Association inquiries, employee arbitration matters, and oil & gas and real estate disputes. The office is rated AV Preeminent and has been recognized by Best Lawyers and Super Lawyers.

Houston, TX 77002