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Senior MediatorThis mediator has at least 100 hours of mediation training, 500 hours of mediation experience, agrees to take part in at least 12 hours per year of continuing mediation education, and subscribes to's required standards of mediation practice.Featured Member

Barry Wernick

  1. Barry Wernick is a Credentialed Distinguished Mediator, Texas Mediator Credentialing Association and is certified in both basic and advanced mediation, as well, as family mediation. Wernick has an extensive background in complex business litigation matters serving as in-house legal counsel, CEO, and managing member for numerous companies in various industries, including banking and financial services, pharmaceutical and insurance, sports and entertainment, residential and commercial real estate, and SEC/FTC government regulated businesses and franchises. He serves as
    an approved mediator on the Texas Insurance Commissioner’s list of Mediators for out of network
    healthcare disputes, and as an approved arbitrator on the Texas Comptroller’s list of Arbitrators.
  2. Legal Experience

Sports, Entertainment, Trans-Media:

TWOBAR Entertainment, LLC

Lock Stock Productions, LLC

RRJ Productions, LLC

Good Kids/Bad Kids, LLC

BKGTH Productions, LLC

BKG2H Productions, LLC

LiveAnytime, LLC

Eliminatorias, LLC

Shoots & Ladders, Inc.


Banking, Financial Services, Pharmaceutical, Insurance:

Advanced Processing International, LLC

Versatile Card Systems, LLC

Global Prepaid Services, LLC

Tech Response, Inc.

Global Ventures II, LLC


Real Estate:

Barry Wernick, Inc.

Barron Investment Group, Inc.

Former Mortgage Broker

Former Realtor


Franchise/Business Opportunity:

Global Ventures, Inc.

World Group Associates, Inc.


International Banking/Trade:

Next Level, S.A.

ACIS Consulting and Trade


International/Human Rights:

Ministry of Justice – Jerusalem, Israel

ADR Experience

Law practice has focused exclusively on mediating primarily as a court appointed mediator since 2013, but more recently with a substantial number of mediations taking place pre-suit.




Texas Mediator Credentialing Association – Credentialed Distinguished Mediator


Member of the State Bar of Texas since 1998.


Texas Bar College


Dallas Bar Association


Collin County Bar Association


  1. Facilitating productive communication between disputing parties.
    Providing results-driven creative solutions for complex matters.
    Promoting reconciliation, settlement, and understanding.


Texas Bar College – 2017, 2018, 2019

ADR Services:
– Basic Mediation (2013)
– Family Mediation (2015)

SMU Dedman School of Law, J.D., Dallas, TX, June 1998
– Jewish Law Students Association, President
– Pro Bono Legal Tax Clinic, 1996
– ADR Course Study
– The Beit Din: Jewish Courts as Alternative to Arbitration
– Dallas District Attorney’s Office – Child Abuse and Domestic Violence Division, 1997

Talmudic University, Miami Beach, FL, 1998
– Rabbinic Studies

Buchmann Faculty of Law, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel, 1996
– Legal Aspects of Middle East Peace Treaties, Truces, and Ceasefires Symposium
– Religious Law in the United States, England, and Israel

University of Texas, Austin, TX, B.A., June 1993
– Post Soviet and East European Studies, Russian, Linguistics
– Moscow Power Engineering Institute, Moscow, Russia – USIA Grant Recipient, 1991 – 1992
– Human Rights Conference – 1992

St. Mark’s School of Texas, Dallas, TX – Student Council President, 1989

Areas Of Practice

  • Accidents
  • Adult Family
  • Appellate
  • Art
  • Automotive
  • Boundary Disputes
  • Business
  • Civil (general)
  • Commercial
  • Community
  • Congregational
  • Construction
  • Contracts
  • Copyright
  • Criminal
  • Cross Cultural
  • Education
  • Elder
  • Eminent Domain
  • Employment
  • Energy
  • Entertainment
  • Environmental
  • Estate Planning
  • Evictions
  • Faith Based
  • Foreclosure
  • Franchise
  • General
  • Government
  • Health Care
  • HOA
  • Hospitality
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • International
  • Jewelry
  • Labor - Management
  • Land Use
  • Landlord - Tenant
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Marital Mediation
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Natural Resources
  • Neighbor to Neighbor
  • Non Profits
  • Nursing Home
  • Oil and Gas
  • Online Civil
  • Online Family/Divorce
  • Online Mediation
  • Online Workplace
  • Organizational
  • Partnership
  • Personal Injury
  • Pet Mediation
  • Police
  • Prenuptial
  • Probate
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Fees
  • Public Policy
  • Railroad
  • Real Estate
  • School/Education
  • Securities
  • Sexual Harrassment
  • Small Claims
  • Special Education
  • Sports
  • Tax
  • Technology
  • Trademark
  • Transportation
  • Trust Management
  • Victim - Offender
  • Workers Comp
  • Workplace

Additional Services

  • Arbitrator
  • Collaborative Professional
  • Counselor
  • Facilitator
  • Fact-Finder
  • Mediating Lawyer
  • Mediation Consultant
  • Mediation Trainer
  • Ombuds
  • Online Arbitrator



Fees and Provisos

2 PARTY CASE – $1900.00 per party – full day
3 OR MORE PARTIES – $1850.00 per party – full day

A full day is an eight (8) hour mediation session. All hours after 8 hours are billed at $500.00 per hour and divided equally by the parties.

2 PARTY CASE – $1,000.00 per party – half day

2 PARTY CASE – $500.00 per party – 2-Hour
– 2 Hour mediations only offered when in compliance with a court order for Personal Injury cases with 2 parties with the agreed amount in controversy under $10,000.

Online Mediation:
Full Day – $1,600 per party
Half Day – $800 per party

Liability Insurance

  • Yes

Professional Associations

  • AAM - Association of Attorney-Mediators
  • TAM - Texas Association of Mediators
  • Texas Insurance Commissioner’s list of Mediators
  • Texas Comptroller’s list of Arbitrators
  • State Bar of Texas, ADR Council, 2021-2025
  • Dallas Bar Association, ADR Section Past Chair, 2022

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