Aric J. Garza
Arbitrator Profile

Aric J. Garza

Aric J. Garza is an accomplished online ADR professional who has been appointed arbitrator in over 105 consumer, commercial and employment cases and has mediated numerous cases to settlement. He is experienced with conducting online mediations and arbitrations via Zoom.

Mr. Garza has been a litigator since 1999, handling cases in the areas of commercial law, employment law, consumer law, real property and probate/estate administration. This extensive experience gives him the knowledge, skills and ability to arbitrate and mediate difficult cases.

Since 2014, Mr. Garza has distinguished himself as a top neutral in South Central Texas. He is a prominent and active member of the American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution (former Chair Outreach Cmte.), the State Bar of Texas ADR Section (Secretary and Member of the ADR Section Council) and the San Antonio Bar Association ADR Section (Chair).

Clients comment that “Mr. Garza delivers great professional assistance,” he is “extremely knowledgeable on business related matters,” “Mr. Garza and his team have been nothing but exceptional,” and that “I trust him with the legal matters for my business. I highly recommend his services.”

Advocates comment “This mediation would not have been successful without the skill and expertise of Mr. Garza in keeping the parties together for an entire day in order to settle this litigation”  he is a “fantastic attorney and mediator. Aric really put in the time – I am talking hours – into helping each side get into a position where they could resolve their case,” he is “always fair, calm, and helpful in getting all the parties through the mediation. I highly recommend him, and I would put him at the top of the list.”

Areas Of Practice

  • Business
  • Cannabis
  • Commercial
  • Contracts
  • Employment
  • Estate Planning
  • Financial Services
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Probate
  • Real Estate (all areas)



Liability Insurance

  • Yes

ADR Training

  • St. Mary's University School of Law - Mediator Certification Training
  • American Arbitration Association - General and Advanced Arbitrator Training
  • American Bar Association - General and Advanced ADR Training
  • Association of Attorney-Mediators - Advanced ADR Training

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