Patrick C. Coughlan, Esquire

Conflict Solutions (Also In Naples, FL )
251 US Route 1
PO Box 66828
Falmouth, ME 04105

Phone: 207/655-6677
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President of Conflict Solutions, Inc., (1992-date), Patrick Coughlan was a leader in developing an ADR process which offered a viable alternative to the court system. He is skilled at bringing people with divergent points of view together without playing favorites.

Mr. Coughlan has mediated over fifteen hundred cases, handling approximately two hundred cases per year throughout the country. Since one of the most important considerations in successfully resolving disputes is the selection of the mediator, experience, ability to settle cases, and training count heavily when weighing the chances for success. Pat is unusually successful in obtaining settlements. He settles over 95% of the cases he mediates. His client list is a Who's Who of law firms, insurance companies, and Fortune 1000 Corporations.


Mr. Coughlan travels throughout the United States in his work and maintains offices in Maine and Florida (1540 Star Pointe Lane, Naples, FL, 34112, TEL/FAX: 239-417-5969).

Types of Cases Mediated

  • Civil (general)
  • Construction
  • Contracts
  • Discrimination
  • Education
  • Employment
  • Environmental
  • Harassment
  • Insurance
  • Intellectual Property
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Municipal
  • Partnership Dissolutions
  • Personal Injury
  • Probate
  • Product Liability
  • Professional Malpractice
  • Real Estate
  • Securities

MEMBER: 2002



One of ten Fellows of the former Private Adjudication Center Complex Litigation Panel of Duke University, Durham, N.C., where he mediated significant multi-party and multi-million dollar cases. Director, 1992-date.

President, Resolve Disputes Inc. of North America, 1987-1992. A national mediation and arbitration firm.

BUSINESS EXPERIENCE: Kingsley Pines Camp and Conference Center, President and Owner, 1984-date; Northern Pines Inc., President and Owner, 1980-1985; Atlantean Partners, Managing Partner, real estate investments and development, 1986-date.

HONORS: One of "LawDragon 500 Leading Judges in America"(2006); "Best Lawyers in America" (2006); Florida Super Lawyers (2006); Who's Who in America (1982-Date); Who's Who in the World (1983-1986; 2004-date); Who's Who in California (1982-1985); Outstanding Service Award; World Affairs Council of Maine (1989)


Nova University, Commercial Mediation Training
Harvard School of Negotiation
School of Law, Duke University, J.D., 1965
Duke University, Undergraduate, B.A., 1962
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