Mike Carbo


Rutgers College, B.A., 1973

Rutgers Law School, J.D., Cum Laude, 1976


Mr. Carbo began his mediation apprenticeship and career with Mediation, Inc. and continued with that group for 13 years.  The members of Mediation, Inc. conducted well over 150,000 mediation conferences on cases pending in the trial courts and appellate courts of Florida during its 27 years of operation. 

In late 2013, Mr. Carbo, along with 20 other seasoned mediators, moved his mediation practice to Mediation Firm, Inc.  He has personally led more than 3,000 mediation conferences during his 14 years as a trial court mediator certified by the Florida Supreme Court. 


Clerkship – U.S. Attorney, Camden, New Jersey

Partner – Schlichte, Carbo and Platt, P.A.

General Master, 17th Judicial Circuit, Broward County, Florida

Partner – Ferrero, Middlebrooks & Carbo, P.A.

Partner – Holland & Knight, LLP


The Florida Bar, 1976

Florida Bar Board Certified, 1990 to date

U.S. District Court, Southern District of Florida U.S. Court of Appeals, 5th Circuit

Mediator Certification, 2002

Arbitrator Qualification, 2002 (17th, 15th, & 11th Judicial Circuits)

Past President Broward County Bar Association