Siohvaughn Funches, J.D., P.h.D.
The Mediation Matters Firm, LLC

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289 Jonesboro Road
Suite 149
McDonough, GA 30253

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Description of Practice

The Mediation Matters Firm, LLC is dedicated to providing professional alternatives to resolve your disputes, including both Civil Mediation, Domestic Mediation, Civil Case Evaluations and Arbitration services. The Mediation Matters Firm’s dispute resolution professionals have substantial experience in a wide array of areas such as divorce, child custody, child support calculations, complex commercial and real estate transactions, multi-million dollar professional athlete contracts, business' good will, and endorsement contracts involving companies such as Gatorade, Staples, T-Mobile and a hosts of other household brands. Allow us to work tirelessly to facilitate both a wise and cost-effective resolution to your disputes.

Professional Background

Siohvaughn L. Funches has a wealth of legal knowledge and experience; and as a Civil Mediator, Domestic Mediator and Arbitrator licensed by the Supreme Court of Georgia, she works tirelessly applying both her skill and experience in order to help clients reach wise and professional resolutions to their disputes. With over ten years of experience in alternative dispute resolution she works tirelessly to facilitate clients in reaching both wise and cost effective agreements.


Siohvaughn L. Funches has over ten years of experience in alternative dispute resolution. She has extensive experience in a wide array of complex business and real estate transactions including, but not limited to, multi-million dollar real estate investments, business good will, professional athlete contracts as well as multi-million dollar endorsement contracts with companies such as Gatorade, T-Mobile, Staples and many more household names. She also has a wealth of legal and alternative dispute resolution knowledge and experience in the areas of family and commercial law, as well as child custody, child support, modifications, prenuptial agreements and much more.


Atlanta’s John Marshall Law School, Juris Doctorate Capella University, Professional-Counseling Certification University of Phoenix, B.S. of Psychology


Dates    Trainer(s)    Title   
2016    Civil Mediation    Civil Mediator
2017    Domestic Mediation    Domestic Mediator
2018    Specialized Domestic Violence Mediation    Domestic Violence Mediator
2017    Arbitration    Arbitrator


The Mediation Matters Firm, LLC offers Facilitative Civil Mediation, Civil Case Evaluations, and Binding Arbitration alternative dispute resolution services.


$150.00 per hour

Areas of Practice

  • Adoption
  • Adult Family
  • Animal
  • Appellate
  • Business
  • Civil (general)
  • Contracts
  • Divorce (all issues)
  • Divorce (parenting)
  • Education
  • EEOC
  • Employment
  • Entertainment
  • Estate Planning
  • Faith Based
  • Family
  • Foreclosure
  • Government
  • Landlord - Tenant
  • Legal Malpractice
  • Medical Malpractice
  • Non Profits
  • Online Mediation
  • Parent-Teen
  • Partnership
  • Personal Injury
  • Prenuptial
  • Probate
  • Products Liability
  • Professional Fees
  • Real Estate
  • School/Education
  • Sexual Harrassment
  • Small Claims
  • Social Security
  • Sports
  • Trust Management
  • Victim - Offender
  • Workers Comp
  • Workplace

Professional Services

  • Mediator
  • Arbitrator
  • Strategic Planning
  • Collaborative Professional
  • Facilitator
  • Online Mediator
  • Online Arbitrator
  • Custody Evaluator
  • Counselor
  • Fact-Finder
  • Mediator-Arbitrator
  • Mediation Consultant
  • Conflict Coach

References available upon request.

This dispute resolution professional keeps liability insurance.