Mediator | Arbitrator

Sylvia Mayer

Sylvia Mayer

Texas Justice Center

4900 Fournace Place, Suite 560
Bellaire, Texas 77401

Tel: (888) 852-3010



Arbitrator, mediator, and attorney with 30 years of legal experience in courts nationwide. As a National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals member and a TMCA Credentialed Advanced Mediator, Sylvia Mayer serves on several arbitration and mediation rosters for civil, commercial, consumer, employment, and healthcare disputes.

An experienced neutral, Sylvia Mayer has served as arbitrator and mediator for disputes involving a wide variety of issues spanning a breadth of industries, including accounting, avoidance actions, banking, bankruptcy, business divorces and dissolutions, business torts, civil litigation, collections, commercial leasing, commercial litigation, construction, consumer, contracts, corporate governance, corporations, credit, cryptocurrency, director and officer liability, distribution, employment, energy, exploration and production, fiduciary duties, finance, financial markets, financial services, fraud, fraudulent transfers, health care, health
systems, hospitality, insolvency, insurance, landlord-tenant, lemon law, lender liability, life sciences, limited liability companies, malpractice, manufacturing, mechanics and vendors liens, natural gas, oil and gas, oilfield services, partnerships, pharmaceutical, personal injury, pipelines and transportation, preference actions, professional liability, real estate, research and development, retail, royalties, sales, secured transactions, securities, surety bonds, telecommunications and technology, torts, transportation, and wholesale.

Areas of Expertise


Graduated from Washington University in 1987, cum laude, with a B.A. in Theater. After working
for three years in the aiis community in Houston, went to law school and, in 1993, graduated from
the University of Houston Law Center, summa cum laude.

Memberships, Affiliations & Licenses

  • American Arbitration Association (AAA) Arbitrator and Mediator Rosters
  • National Academy of Distinguished Neutrals (Texas) (NADN) Arbitrator and Mediator Rosters
  • American Health Law Association (AHLA) Arbitrator and Mediator Rosters
  • CPR Dispute Resolution
  • Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) Arbitrator Roster
  • New ERA ADR, Inc. Neutrals Roster
  • Court Call ODR Roster for Arbitrators and Mediators
  • Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) Balanced Billing Arbitrator and Mediator Rosters
  • Michigan Department of Insurance and Financial Services Balanced Billing Arbitrator Roster
  • Virginia Bureau of Insurance Balanced Billing Arbitrator Roster
  • Washington Office of the Insurance Commissioner Balanced Billing Arbitrator Roster
  • United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Delaware, Register of Mediators and Arbitrators
  • United States District Court, Southern District of Texas, Qualified Alternative Dispute
    Resolution Provider
  • Credentialed Advanced Mediator with Texas Mediator Credentialing Association (TMCA)
  • American Bar Association
  • American Bankmptcy Institute
  • ArbitralWomen
  • Association of Attorney Mediators
  • American Health Law Association
  • Association of Women Attorneys
  • Academy of Cami -Appointed Neutrals
  • Greater Houston Women ‘s Chamber of Commerce
  • Houston Bai· Association
  • National Association of Women Lawyers
  • State Bai· of Texas
  • Texas Association of Mediators
  • Texas Mediators Credentialing Association
  • Buckingham Senior Living Community, Inc., Corporate Secretary and Board Member
  • Houston Pro Bono Joint Initiative, Founder and Chair
  • Impact! 00 Houston, Member
  • Peach Outreach (Non-Profit), Corporate Secretary and Board Member
  • State Bar of Texas, ADR Council
  • Houston Zoo Development Co1poration, Board Member

Local Areas Served

  • Houston, TX


  • English