User details
ID 1241847458 Email address
Status Active
Gender Male
Photo photos/Jim-Betts.jpg
Web folder jim-betts
Contact information
First name Jim Last name Betts
Full name James (Jim) Betts Esq.
Corporation Betts Mediation
Address 1 Admin. Office: 710 S. Boulevard, Tampa, FL 33606
Address 2 Mediations at U.S. Legal Support, 201 N. Franklin Street, Suite 1775
City Tampa
ZIP Code 33602
State Florida
Phone (813) 254-3302 Fax (813) 254-5322
Assistant name Mimi Assistant email
CC name   CC email  
Formal Qualifications & Memberships
Judge? No
ADR services 1,2
  • Florida Supreme Court Mediation Certification 1999
  • United States District Court, Middle District of Florida Mediation Certification 2000
  • Florida Supreme Court Approved Arbitration Training 2002
  • Florida Division of Land Sales, Condominiums and Mobile Homes Mediation Certification 2005


  • University of Wisconsin Law School, Madison, WI - J.D. 1981
  • University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI - B.A. 1978
  • University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI - 1973-1976

Member of Florida Bar Association:
- ADR Secttion - Trial Lawyers Section
- Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section (former)
- Entertainment & Sports Law Section (former)

Member of Hillsborough County Bar Association:
- ADR Committee, 2000-present (co-chair 2003-2004)
- Trial Lawyers Section, 1981-present (board of directors 1989-1992)

Former Member of American Bar Association
- Litigation Section
- Tort and Insurance Practice Section
- Construction Law Section
- Entertainment & Sports Law Section


I serve exclusively as a mediator in all types of civil litigation and arbitrations throughout the State of Florida, including personal injury and wrongful death, insurance, professional malpractice, nursing home, disability, admiralty, commercial, corporate and partnership, real estate, construction, surety, securities, condominiums and community associations, and probate/trusts, following my 18 years as a trial lawyer at Fowler White in Tampa. I am certified in federal district court and state circuit court.

ADR Practice & Case Experience
Additional languages 1
Practice started 2000

$390./hour for 2 party mediations; variable rates for multi-party mediation. See for more details

Dispute areas 2,3,4,7,8,9,10,12,15,16,17,18,19,20,22,30,31,32,33,34,35,37,38,42,43,44,46,48,50,54,58,59,61,63,65,66,67,68,69,70,71,72,75,77,78,80,81,82,84,85,87,88,89,94
Calendar Settings
Private calendar purchased No
Calendar preference Enabled Calendar display type 7 day
Calendar last update time Jun 20 2019
Whole days Disabled
Location options Attorney's office, U.S. Legal Support, other
Notes prompt please also enter case number if known...
Requested Date Automatically Held/Booked? Disabled Auto hold type On Hold Ask if all attending counsel agreed on date? Enabled
Notes mandatory? Yes
Additional attendees No
Map enabled No Streetview enabled Yes
Latitude 27.9368004
Longitude -82.4684144
GoogleMaps accuracy ROOFTOP
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Calendar Last Updated Jun 20 2019
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