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Contact information
First name Karl Last name Bayer
Full name Karl Bayer
Corporation Mediator, Arbitrator, Court Master, & Technical Advisor
Address 1 14900 Avery Ranch Blvd
Address 2 C 200
City Austin
ZIP Code 78717
State Texas
Phone (512) 345-8537 Cell (512) 524-9674 Cell public? Yes URL
Assistant name Alyson Chaky Assistant email
CC name   CC email  
Formal Qualifications & Memberships
Judge? No
ADR services 11,7,3,5,6,10,4,8,9,1,2
  • The University of Texas at Austin, classes in microbiology and digital systems design - 1998
  • University of Texas School of Law, J.D. - 1976
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, M.S. (Biomedical Engineering) - 1973
  • Rice University, B.A. cum laude (Electrical Engineering) - 1971

  •  American Board of Trial Advocates 
  •  American Law Institute
  •  Austin Bar Association 
  •  Austin Intelectual Property Inns of Court
  •  Federal Bar Association 
  •  International Academy of Mediators
  •  National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals 
  •  State Bar of Texas 
  •  Texas Academy of Distinguished Neutrals
  •  Texas Bar Foundation 
  •  University of Texas Law Professor
  •  Martindale Hubble AV Preeminent
  •  Texas Super Lawyers
  •  Best Lawyers in America
  •  Advisory Board, Center for Global Energy,  International Arbitration, and Environmental Law at the University of Texas School of Law
  • The Association of Attorney-Mediators
  • The Austin Association of Mediators


Karl began his career as an engineer, consulting for the design of large-scale radar tracking systems, and was a founding partner of Omnibus, a company that developed software to automate school bus routing. Karl then spent seven years in governmental relations positions, including staff attorney in Pesticides and Toxic Substances with the Environmental Protection Agency. He was legislative director for U.S. Representative Kent Hance, administrative and legislative aide for State Senator Don Adams and a law clerk for Texas Attorney General John Hill.

In the legal field, Karl worked as a trial lawyer, specializing in plaintiff's personal injury and intellectual property. He has been a guest lecturer at the University of Monterey Law School and Annahuac Law School in Mexico City in international negotiations and alternative dispute resolution. Karl is a Fellow at the Center for Public Policy Dispute Resolution and a regular guest lecturer at the University of Texas Law School in alternative dispute resolution, trial tactics, negotiation and professional responsibility. Karl received the 1998 Community Peacemaker Award from the Travis County Dispute Resolution Center. His primary practice is now mediation and arbitration of civil/commercial cases.

ADR Practice & Case Experience
Additional languages 1
Practice started 1988

Mediations $3600 per day with a minimum of $600 per party;
Arbitrations $400 per hour;
Special Master as ordered by the Court

Dispute areas 1,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12,13,14,15,16,17,18,19,20,21,22,23,24,25,27,28,29,30,31,32,33,34,35,36,37,38,39,40,42,43,44,46,47,48,49,50,51,53,56,57,58,59,61,62,63,65,66,67,68,69,70,71,72,73,74,75,76,77,78,79,80,81,82,83,85,86,87,88,89,90,91,92,93,94,95,96
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