Thomas F. Margiotti

Lafayette, Pennsylvania,

About Thomas F.

Mr. Margiotti is a private and Federal and state court arbitrator and mediator. Mr. Margiotti has achieved Fellowship status with the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), and is an Accredited Mediator by the Centre for Effective Dispute Resolution (CEDR). He has consulted internationally regarding: International Commercial Arbitration Laws, Court-Connected Alternative Dispute Resolution Programs, and Online Dispute Resolution. Mr. Margiotti is an Adjunct Professor at Philadelphia/Jefferson University and has taught ADR and Commercial Law at Comenius University in Slovakia and at Lazarski University in Poland. In 2018 he will be teaching at the University of Debrecen in Hungary. He has published several articles on ADR and is a frequent speaker and legal education/ADR instructor both internationally and domestically. He was an observer to the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) Group III, Online Dispute Resolution, in Vienna 2015. An attorney for over 30 years with diverse background and experience representing business owners, management, employees and private individuals as a transactional attorney and in litigation, mediation and arbitration in a variety of areas including commercial, contracts, construction, employment/workplace, Real Estate, personal injury and premises liability. Many of the matters he handles are in the areas of Travel, Tourism, and Hospitality. Mr. Margiotti is admitted to practice law in New York, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey and has also been admitted into U.S. Federal Court for both the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and New Jersey. He received his Juris Doctorate from The Delaware Law School of Widener University and bachelor’s degree from Villanova University.