Instructors

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Instructors 2017-01-16T19:15:59+00:00

Cary R. SingletaryB.S., M.C.S., J.D., Director, Labor Arbitration Services, Inc.- Mr. Singletary is a member of the Florida Bar, U.S. District Court, Middle District of Florida, and U.S. Supreme Court.  He now devotes full time to serving as an arbitrator, mediator, and trainer. His previous legal experience included serving as an advocate in labor and employment law cases, including extensive experience in labor arbitration cases.  He is a member of the Labor And Employment Law Section of the Florida Bar and is Past Chair of the Section.  He has published articles on  labor law, dispute resolution and is a frequent speaker at programs and seminars involving labor and employment law and dispute resolution.  He is a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator. He regularly serves as an arbitrator in labor arbitration, court ordered arbitration, and employment arbitration.

Gregory AHearing  B.A., J.D., Partner- Thompson, Sizemore,  Gonzalez & Hearing, P.A., Tampa, FL.- Mr. Hearing is a member of the American Bar Association, the Florida Bar, U.S. District Courts, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts, U.S. Court of Appeals, Eleventh Circuit and U.S. Supreme Court.  He is Past-Chair of the Executive Council of the Labor and Employment Law Section of The Florida Bar and he is Board Certified in both Labor and Employment Law and Civil Trial by The Florida Bar, Board of Legal Specialization and Education.  He is past Chair of the Florida Board of Bar Examiners and a Fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers. He is a frequent speaker and trainer at national and regional programs on labor and employment advocacy and trial skills.  He devotes a substantial amount of his professional time to being an advocate in labor arbitration.

Robert A Shearer- B.A., M.Ed., J.D., Former Professor of Management, University of South Alabama. Mr. Shearer is a member of the Florida and Virginia Bars, the Labor Employment Law Section of the Florida Bar, and a Florida Supreme Court Certified Circuit Civil Mediator.  He has served as an advocate in labor arbitration cases and is a frequent writer, speaker and trainer at national and regional programs on the subjects of arbitration, mediation, conflict management, principled negotiation, partnering and dispute resolution.

Robert J. Sniffen – B.A., J.D., Sniffen and Spellman Law Firm, P.A., Tallahassee Florida.  Mr. Sniffen is a member of the Florida Bar, U.S. District Court, Northern, Middle and Southern Districts, U.S. Court of Appeal, Eleventh Circuit.  He is a member of the Labor and Employment Law Section of the Florida Bar (past chair).  He is Board Certified in Labor and Employment Law by the Florida Bar, Board of Legal Specialization and Education.  He limits his practice to labor and employment law including labor arbitration advocacy.  He is a frequent speaker and trainer in labor law programs.

Thomas W. Young III- B.A., J.D. – Mr. Young is Special Magistrate, appointed  by the Florida Public Employees Relations Commission.  He is a member of the Florida Bar and the Labor and Employment Law Section of the Florida Bar.  His experience includes thirty years in labor and employment law, extensive labor arbitration advocacy, Hearing Officer for the Florida Public Employees Relations Commission, Chair of the Leon County, Fl School Board, and Assistant Superintendent, Charlotte County Fl Public Schools. He is a Fellow of the College of Labor and Employment Lawyers.