Mediation & Arbitration Services, LLC

James F. Hughes III
Phone: 832-876-2164

About Us

Professional Background:

ConocoPhillips: led the Risk Management/Insurance group and Senior Executive Forum member

Oil Insurance Ltd., Oil Casualty Insurance Ltd. and sEnergy Insurance Ltd. – past member of the Board of Directors for Bermuda based energy industry focused insurers and Board chairman for the latter two

Marsh & McLennan and Johnson & Higgins: Senior Vice President, retail insurance broker

Global Special Risks (Willis):  wholesale insurance broker and managing general agent

Swiss Reinsurance Company: marine, aviation, and energy underwriter



Basic 40 hours Mediation Training: Manousso Training & Alternative Dispute Resolution School

Basic 8 hour Arbitration Training: Manousso Training & Alternative Dispute Resolution School

Continuing Education via Harris County Dispute Resolution Center, Texas Association of Mediators, Association for Conflict Resolution Houston,  and American Arbitration Association programs

Registered Professional Liability Underwriter (RPLU), professional insurance designation

Chartered Property & Casualty Underwriter (CPCU), professional insurance designation

Harvard College, BA Honors



Texas Association of Mediators

Association for Conflict Resolution Houston

Risk & Insurance Management Society (RIMS)


Community Involvement:

Archdiocese of Galveston-Houston Risk Management Advisory Board

English as a Second Language Teacher (St. John Vianney Church)

Executive Service Corp Houston – provides consultants to non-profits – board member and consultant

East Spring Branch Food Pantry Board Chair and team leader

Let’s Talk

Jim Hughes has the experience to help guide you to achieve the outcome that you need and deserve.

Please call 832-876-2164 or use the form on the right side to contact Jim.