Paul H. Matthews is a full time mediator and arbitrator with Utah Arbitration and Mediation. He has 43 years of experience in the practice of law and alternative dispute resolution. From 1982-2006 he has tried, as first chair attorney 75 civil jury trials in the areas of personal injury, medical malpractice, product liability and construction defects. From 1979-1982 he tried 35 criminal jury trials. In 2006 Paul retired from the practice of law and began mediating and arbitrating as a neutral party. Paul has mediated and arbitrated in excess of 5,800 cases as a neutral. He has been consistently named as a top arbitrator and top mediator by his peers.