Donald R. Philbin Jr.

Donald R. Philbin Jr.

Mediation Attorney

San Antonio, TX





No Misconduct

About Me

Don Philbin has resolved disputes and crafted deals for more than 20-years as a commercial litigator, general counsel, and president of $100M-plus communications and technology-related companies. He has mediated more than 200 matters guiding parties through unique processes designed to reduce barriers to efficient outcomes in a variety of substantive areas, including business disputes and...

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Payment Types

Check, Credit Card


Fixed (Sometimes)

Client Reviews

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Outstanding mediator

Posted by: Karen over 1 year ago.

I have known Don for many years but just recently mediated with him on a very tough custody issue. Don was quite professional and helped my client...

Recommendation of Don Philbin

Posted by: Les over 1 year ago.

I just completed the most difficult mediation of my career. We literally worked for 22 hours straight. Don Philbin quickly recognized the legal and...
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1988 License Status: Eligible To Practice In Texas for the state of Texas.
Last updated by Avvo: 04/27/2013
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Work Experience

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2008 – present

Pepperdine University School of Law Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution


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2007 LL.M - Master of Laws in Dispute Resolution

Pepperdine School Of Law


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2010 Fellow

American College of Civil Trial Mediators


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2009- present Fellow

American Bar Foundation

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Showing 2 of 14 publications

2011 Alternative Dispute Resolution: Litigating Arbitration Slows As Mediation Becomes More Popular

Texas Tech Law Review

2010 Decisional Errors – Why We Make Them and How to Address Them


Speaking Engagements

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2011 Moderator

at Tactical Interventions in Mediation Preventing Impasse: Dealing with Deeply Held Beliefs

2011 Negotiation, Mediation

at Something Old-Something New: Advanced Attorney-Mediator Training and Annual Meeting

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