Ronald J. Anania, Esq.

EDUCATION

EDUCATION

Juris Doctor, Whittier Law School, Los Angeles, CA

B.S. Criminal Justice Administration, California State University, Long Beach, CA

Advanced Arbitration Course, Mediation Training Group, Inc.

MEDIATION SPECIALTIES

Admiralty/Maritime, Aviation, Family, Fraud, Federal South, Commercial, Contracts, Business, Auto, Liability, Tort, Professional Malpractice, Personal Injury, Negligence and Arbitration of most matters.

ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Florida Supreme Court Certified Civil Circuit, County & Family Mediator

  • Florida Supreme Court Qualified Arbitrator

  • Florida Bar Arbitrator ( 2 years ) & Mediator ( 9 years )

  • Seventeenth Circuit Court Arbitrator ( 1 year )

  • Member of the Florida Bar Arbitration & Mediation Standing Committee ( 2 years )

  • Board of Director, Federal Bar Association Litigation Section

  • Chapter Liaison. Federal Bar Association

  • Board of Director & Vice President, Association of South Florida Mediators & Arbitrators

  • Admiralty/Maritime Attorney, licensed in FL, PA and NJ ( 19 years )

  • Member of Florida Bar, New Jersey Bar & Pennsylvania Bar Associations

  • Member of the United States Supreme Court Bar Association

  • Member of the Southern & Northern District Federal Courts

  • Member of the Eleventh Circuit Court of Appeals

  • Member of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

  • Retired Major Airline Pilot ( US Airways )

  • Member of the Broward County Marine Advisory Committee (8yrs.)

  • Proctor Member of The Maritime Law Association of the United States

  • Member of the Southeastern Admiralty Law Institute

  • Certified Master Marine Surveyor, US Surveyors Association # 100103A

  • Accident & Fraud Investigator Certification (USSA)

  • Member of the Association of International Marine Surveyors

  • Member of the International Association of Marine Investigators, Inc.

  • USCG Master License

  • USCG Auxiliary D7/District Staff Officer, retired

  • Detroit Diesel Factory Overhaul Course completed

  • ABYC Marine Electrical Certified Technician

  • Past owner of boat repair facility

  • Owner of Marine Survey Company

  • Former owner of a commercial freighter

EXPERIENCE

  • Florida Bar Mediator, Certified by the Board of Governors

  • Florida Bar Arbitrator, Certified by the Board of Governors,
    Tallahassee, FL

  • Florida Bar Arbitration/Mediation Standing Committee, The Florida Bar, Tallahassee, FL

  • Broward County Marine Advisory Committee, Broward County, FL

  • Board of Director & President Association of South Florida Mediators & Arbitrators

  • Arbitrator, Seventeenth Circuit Court

  • Admiralty/Maritime Attorney, Law Offices of Ronald J. Anania, P.A.,
    Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Licensed in FL - NJ B PA

  • Director, Keel Marine, Inc., Dania Beach, FL

  • President , Scarborough Homeowners Association, Davie, FL

  • Director, Maritime Surveys, Inc., Davie, FL

  • Director, US Surveyors Association, Tampa, FL

  • Former Owner / Yacht Broker, Skipper Yacht Sales, Newport Beach, CA

  • Former Sales Manager, Blue Dolphin Yachts, Alameda, CA

  • Former California State Investigator, Los Angeles, CA

  • Former Pinkerton Investigator, Long Beach, CA

  • Airline Pilot, Retired, US Airways, Arlington, VA

  • Commodore, South Florida Yacht Club, Dania Beach, FL