Robert (Bob) F. Bouchard

Robert F. Bouchard, Mediator and Arbitrator

West Palm Beach, Florida 33434


Commercial, Construction, Contract, Environmental, Insurance, International, Legal Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Personal Injury, Product Liability, Professional Malpractice, Wrongful Death

With more than 38 years of experience as a civil litigator, Robert Bouchard focuses his practice on matters dealing with medical malpractice, professional liability, toxic torts, product liability and personal injury defense.

Bob has successfully represented a diverse group of clients, including some of the country’s leading health care institutions and practitioners, manufacturers, distributors, retailers and insurers. His experience, insight into a wide range of industries and understanding of his clients’ objectives enables Bob to provide effective pre- and post-litigation strategies.

In addition, Bob is a certified circuit court mediator. He is qualified to conduct arbitrations pursuant to the various Florida arbitration statutes. His alternative dispute resolution practice encompasses most areas of civil litigation and benefits clients who are seeking less adversarial and more cost-effective methods for resolving disputes.

Professional & Civic Involvement

American Bar Association

The Florida Bar

Florida Defense Lawyers Association

Florida Medical Malpractice Claims Counsel

Broward County Bar Association

Dade County Bar Association, Past President

Defense Research Institute 


Alternative Dispute Resolution
Medical Malpractice
Products Liability &
Toxic Torts

Environmental and Land Use




Certified Circuit Court Mediator

Qualified Florida Arbitrator


University of Miami
School of Law, J.D.

Georgetown University, B.A. 


AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated,

Florida Super Lawyers, 2008

Florida Trend, Legal Elite 2007


Served as Judge Advocate
and Military Judge for
the Judge Advocate
General’s Corps, U.S. Army

100 SE 3rd Avenue, 21st Floor

Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33394

P:  954-377-8104

F:  954-477-8101

E:  [email protected]