Panelist Profile: Maida, Joe S. III

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Maida, Joe S. III

Houston, TX

Arbitrator and Mediator


1955 Saint Thomas High School
1960 University of Houston
• Bachelor of Business Administration Degree
1962 University of Houston College of Law
• Doctor of Jurisprudence
• Order of the Barons
• Delta Theta Phi Law Fraternity
• Graduated Cum Laude
Completion of Attorney / Mediators Institute Completion of Civil Court Ad Litem Seminars


1968-Present Houston, TX Private Practice
• Primarily, Civil Litigation
• Transactional and Consumer Law
• Real Property Law
1962-1968 Houston, TX Harris County Assistant District Attorney
• Prosecuted in all Courts of Harris County ranging from misdemeanors to the most serious felony cases.

Membership & Affiliations

• Member, State Bar of Texas, Houston Bar Association
• Admitted to practice in all State Courts, United States District Court
for Southern District of Texas and the United States Supreme Court
• Delegate to the Republican State Convention (1998)
• Sustaining member - Republican Party of Texas
• Finance Committee Member - Harris County Republican Party
• Ethics Committee Member - Harris County Republican Party


For arbitration, $350.00 per hour to be shared by 2 parties. If more than 2 parties, $150.00 per hour for each party.
For mediation, for a full day, $1,250.00 per party for 2 parties; $1,000.00 per party for 2 or more parties.
For special circumstances, I will agree to reduce these fees, if warranted.

Joe Maida III is an experienced panelist for Conflict Solutions of Texas, the state's premier roster of attorney mediators and arbitrators. CS of TX offers a broad range of services to resolve disputes and are designed to be more cost-effective and timely than conventional arbitration offerings.